Corps de Ballet
Born in Hartford, Connecticut, Kathryn Manger began her training with the Hartt School Dance Department, formerly the School of the Hartford Ballet. After graduating in 2013, Ms. Manger joined Milwaukee Ballet II. In 2014, she was invited to join the Minnesota Ballet for their 2014-2015 Season. Ms. Manger has performed in many ballets including Coppelia (Swanhilda), The Nutcracker (Sugar Plum Fairy), Don Quixote (Kitri), Clowns and Others(Balloon Girl), and George Balanchine’s Who Cares?
Ms. Manger also performed in galas including the “Hartt’s Got Talent” in 2012 as well as the Connecticut Dance Alliance Award Ceremony in 2011 and 2012. In 2009, Ms. Manger was honored with the Francine Goldfarb Scholarship Award. She was also awarded the gold medal in the Connecticut Classic Competition for both senior female in 2011 and 2012 and pas de deux category in 2013 and was one of the top twelve finalists of the semifinals of YAGP in 2012.
Ms. Manger joined Pennsylvania Ballet as an Apprentice for the 2015-2016 Season and was promoted to Corps de Ballet for the 2016/2017 Season.