ANASTASIYA BUECHELE – Assistant Artistic Director / Ballet Mistress, Ballet Technique Levels 5 & Up and Character
Anastasiya Buechele was born and raised in Minsk, Belarus (Republic of Belarus). For 8 years she was trained in Vaganova's system in Irina Savelieva's class at State Ballet College of Republic of Belarus where she graduated at the top of the class in 1997. Upon graduation she joined National Dance Company of Belarus and got accepted into a teachers program at the Institute of Modern Knowledge, Minsk, Belarus and graduated in 2003 with Bachelor's degree in Pedagogy/Choreography. As a company member and soloist she has performed in many countries around the world including Spain, Germany, Italy, China, Taiwan, USA and others. With the company, and as a guest artist, she has performed many Classical and Character roles as soloist and a core member. During her 18 years of teaching experience she has taught at State Ballet College of Republic of Belarus, Little Theater Culture Center's Inc., Denver School of the Arts, The Dancers Advantage, The Point Dance Academy, Colorado Ballet, Russian Ballet School and Dance Etoile. In 2007 she co-founded, and became the Artistic Director of Dance Legacy LLC. Currently, Anastasiya is a faculty member at Denver Ballet Theatre Academy and is completing her Master's program in Choreography/ Pedagogy at Vaganova's Academy of Russian Ballet in St. Petersburg, Russia.