Amanda Rohr began her ballet training at the age of five learning the Cecchetti method with Joan Shelton Mason followed by training in the Vaganova Method at San Diego Ballet Academy. She studied on full scholarship at The Jillana School rounding out her ballet technique in the Balanchine style. After being invited to New York for the Youth American Grand Prix ballet competition Amanda started her professional career dancing with Ballet Idaho, performing in the corps de ballet as well as performing various soloist roles, before joining New Mexico Ballet Company in 2014. Amanda has been featured in roles including Alice in Alice in Wonderland, Swanhilda in Coppélia, Princess Jasmine in Aladdin and the Magic Lamp, Sugarplum Fairy in The Nutcracker, and soloist roles in George Balanchine’s Serenade. This is Amanda’s sixth season dancing with NMBC.