Join Theresé Wendler for a Virtual Ballet Class!

Dancer for Dances Patrelle. Teacher at Alvin Ailey Dance Theater in the Ballet Junior Division Department; The Ailey Extension; and Rioult Dance Center. Department Chair of Ballet at the Rivertown Dance Academy in Tarrytown, NY.  


3:00 PM – 4:15 PM EDT via Zoom




$10 - $15 Suggested Donation

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Theresé Wendler, one of the brightest stars in so many of our productions, and our unsurpassable Snow Queen, will be giving class this Sunday. And she will be zooming it all the way from HAWAII !! This 1-hour and fifteen-minute ballet class will include a full barre and some center. She will work on placement, upper body movement, stretching, musicality, and artistry. The goal of the class is to share the enjoyment and the love of dance!


Save the Date:​​

(Dates and times to be announced):

  • Ballroom Dancing WITH Justin Allen

  • Ballet WITH AD Francis Patrelle and NYCB, Principal, Abi Stafford

About Dances Patrelle Online Classes:

Dances Patrelle is committed to providing affordable online arts programming to the community during COVID-19. We encourage students of all abilities and experience levels to exercise their creativity and stay connected to the arts community through our classes.

Date And Time:

SUN 14 June 2020

3:00 PM – 4:15 PM EDT


Zoom Web Conferencing.

Download the free Zoom App prior to class. Dances Patrelle will email all students who are registered providing instructions on how to connect to the online class. Please test sound and video on your device prior to the class time to ensure that equipment is working properly.


Adagio is for the soul.

Francis Patrelle

About Theresé Miyoshi Wendler:

Ms. Wendler was born in Honolulu Hawaii. Theresé received her ballet training from Nina Marlow in Phoenix, AZ.  The Joffrey Ballet Program brought her to New York City.  Since then she has worked with Ballet Metropolitan of Caracas in Venezuela, Ballet International under the direction of Eldar Aliev; Ballet Concierto of Puerto Rico; Ballet Jorgen Canada in Toronto; Thomas/Ortiz in NYC; and as Principal dancer with Connecticut Ballet, Covenant Ballet, Dances Patrelle, and Rebecca Kelly Ballet.  She has been intensely coached by Elena Kunikova, Diana Cartier, and Irina Koplakova.  Theresé has taught for the Ailey Summer Intensive; Joffrey Summer program for Character; International Dance under the direction of Larisa Calero; and as a guest teacher for the Jessica Lang Dance Company.  Theresé is currently teaching at the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater in the Ballet Junior Division Department, The Ailey Extension, Rioult Dance Center, and is the Department Chair of Ballet at the Rivertown Dance Academy in Tarrytown, NY.


Theresé has been dancing for Francis Patrelle for many years. She first met Francis when she was 19-years old and performed as Rosaline in Patrelle's production of Romeo and Juliet at the Albany Berkshire Ballet. Theresé has also been performing in Dances Patrelle's Yorkville Nutcracker for many years. 

Photos © Karen Bosch Petrov