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Kira Roberts

Kira Roberts, a Florida native,  trained at Florida School for Dance Education in Palm Beach, Florida until 2017 under the direction of Michele Zehner, Maria Konrad, and Jerry Opdenaker. She was then awarded a scholarship to Colorado Ballet’s Pre-Professional division. There, she trained with Erica Fischbach, Roberto Munoz, Mayo Sugano and multiple Colorado Ballet company members. During her time in Denver, she was given the opportunity to perform in Colorado Ballet’s The Nutcracker and Septime Webre’s The Wizard of Oz. Kira was also invited to perform for Robert Sher-Mecherndl with Lemon Sponge Cake Ballet. She also danced for Columbia City Ballet performing in William Starrett’s The Nutcracker, Cinderella, and Beatles: The Ballet. This past year, Kira received a Bachelor’s degree in Geoscience. Kira is very excited for her first season with Ballet Quad Cities!