Company Member since 2014
Micaelina Ritschl began her training in her hometown of Overland Park, Kansas, under the instruction of Juan Pablo Trujillo and Stefani Schrimpf. She then continued her studies at the Harid Conservatory on full scholarship. The following year, Micaelina trained and performed with both the Kansas City Ballet school and company.
She also trained on scholarship at various summer programs including Ballet Austin, The Harid Conservatory, and The Kansas City Ballet. She went on to attend Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, graduating with a BFA with honors in Dance Performance and a minor in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She has also worked and performed with ensemble company Quixotic/Fusion in Kansas City, Missouri.