Ananda Bena-Weber

Ananda Bena-Weber is an interdisciplinary performing artist and choreographer whose award-winning work tours the United States and abroad. She recently returned to the Bay Area from New York City where she taught for 16 years at Marymount Manhattan College, Dance Theater of Harlem, and Mark Morris Dance Center. Ananda is the Associate Artistic Director of the Sierra Nevada Ballet, and an adjudicator for Regional Dance America. She specializes in applying deep relaxation and specific alignment to ballet technique to heal and prevent injuries and to maximize pleasure in movement. Bena-Weber is a member of Actors Equity Association, the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, and a board member of North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents.

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