The Dancers

Madeline Bay

Madeline Bay began her training at Illinois Ballet Theater. She continued her studies with Bolshoi Ballet, Ballet West, Pittsburgh Ballet, Orlando Ballet, Los Angeles Ballet, Salt Lake City Ballet, The Jillana School, and Texas Ballet. She has performed with River Point Ballet, Utah Ballet, and Ballet Idaho. She graduated from the University of Utah's Ballet department with a Bachelor of Fine Arts double emphasis in Performance and Teaching. She has been a member of ARC Dance since 2015.

Mark David Bloodgood

Mark David Bloodgood, originally from Seattle, WA, trained on scholarship for 12 years at Pacific Northwest Ballet School under the direction of Francia Russell, followed by Peter Boal. He furthered his training with summer programs at Next Generation Ballet, Ballet Austin, Kirov Academy of Ballet, Los Angeles Ballet, and Boston Ballet all on scholarship. He has performed with BalletMet, Milwaukee Ballet, Columbia City Ballet, Huntsville Ballet Company, and the Columbus Opera. This is his second season with ARC Dance.

Alice Cao

Alice Cao is from Seattle, Washington, where she trained at the Pacific Northwest Ballet School.  She furthered her training with summer programs at American Ballet Theatre (NYC), The National Ballet School of Canada, Ballet Austin, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, and Alonzo King Lines Ballet.  She has performed with Ballet Memphis, Convergence Ballet Company, American Repertory Ballet, and Singapore Dance Theatre. She has been a ARC Company member since 2013.

Erin Crall

Erin Crall began her ballet training with Pacific Northwest Ballet School. She continued her studies with Boston Ballet, American Ballet Theater, Cornish College of the Arts, and the Hungarian National Dance Academy. She has performed with the Hungarian National Ballet, Cincinnati Ballet, Cincinnati Opera, and choreographed and danced for Concert:Nova, a Cincinnati arts festival. She has been a member of the Company since 2013.

Ethan Schweitzer-Gaslin

Ethan Schweitzer-Gaslin is originally from Western Massachusetts and began his dance training with Amherst Ballet. He continued his training with The Joffrey Ballet School, American Academy of Ballet, Kirov Academy of Ballet, Miami City Ballet School, Kaatsbaan Extreme Ballet, American Ballet Theatre (NYC), Houston Ballet Academy and Boston Ballet School on scholarship. He has performed with Oregon Ballet Theatre and Ballet Idaho. He has been a member of the ARC Company since 2015.

Graham Gobeille

Graham Gobeille received his training from Canyon Concert Dance Center, Boston Ballet and Tulsa Ballet. He has performed with Ballet West, Ballet Idaho, and ARC Dance. He has been a member of the Company since 2013.

Victoria Jahn

Victoria Jahn, a native of Freehold, NJ, began her training at Princeton Ballet School. She has performed with North Carolina Dance Theatre, under the direction of Jean Pierre Bonnefoux and Lustig Dance Theatre. She has been  a member of the Company since 2013.

Daniel Ojeda

Daniel Ojeda was born and raised in New York City and began his formal training with Teresa Aubel and Mark Aubel. He further trained with Barbara Walczak as his private coach and attended the School of American Ballet and in later years, the Pacific Northwest Ballet School. He has performed with Ballet Idaho and Pacific Northwest Ballet.

Ojeda also is a choreographer. He has been commissioned to create and set dances on Ballet Idaho and ARC Dance. His recent work for ARC, A little less than a Human Being premiered last season. He is working on a new ballet for Ballet Idaho to the music of Elton John, to premier in early 2018. This is his second season as a member of ARC Dance.