Kate Stephan – Pre-Ballet; Ms. Stephan danced professionally as a soloist for over ten years in ballet companies including The Cincinnati Ballet, The Israel Ballet in Tel-Aviv, and the Florida Ballet. She also performed on Broadway and in the Los Angeles cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s "The Phantom of the Opera" in the principal role of "Meg" and in the ballet chorus. Ms. Stephan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Comparative Religion and Education and graduated with honors from Brown University. She holds a Master’s Degree in Dance Education from New York University. Ms. Stephan holds certifications in yoga from The Kripalu Center, OM Yoga, and Integral Yoga Institute. Ms. Stephan has taught ballet and yoga to children and adults at Brown University, Steps on Broadway, and The Spence School. She currently teaches a Ballet Workout class at the 92nd Street Y and trains private yoga clients.