A Nashville native, Michal Christian danced with The Centennial Youth Ballet under the direction of Kathleen Callaghan, who is also a faculty member at The School of Nashville Ballet.
Michal earned a B.A. in Dance from Belhaven University, Jackson, Mississippi, and a Pilates Certification through the Physical Mind Institute of New York. Since graduation in 2010 she has pursued a number of performance opportunities with regional companies and performing artists in Jackson, Mississippi, Jerusalem, Israel, and Fort Worth’s Ballet Concerto, where she danced professionally for three years.
Since returning to Music City, Michal has enjoyed partnering with The YMCA of Middle Tennessee, The Centennial Youth Ballet, and with the School of Nashville Ballet as an instructor for the elementary and intermediate levels and community division. Filled with a passion for the art of ballet, Michal seeks to instill a love of movement excellence, anatomical precision and laughter in every youth and adult she encounters.