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After graduating from Marin Ballet, Carly joined Ballet Memphis as a Trainee in 2011. Carly is currently a member of The Washington Ballet’s Company. We spoke to her recently and here are some things she shared about her season so far…

  • Alumni News: Carly Wheaton

    Carly Wheaton started attending Marin Ballet in 2004, training under Amy London, Andrea Gaudet, and Leslie Crockett.  She then transferred to San Francisco Ballet School in 2006 after attending their summer program. Wanting to continue a full-time academic schedule while training, Carly returned to Marin [...]

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  • Happy Holidays!

    Thank you to everyone for coming together and creating such a truly stunning weekend of Nutcracker performances. The students looked so well rehearsed, and the production just sparkled. There were many weeks and months of planning and preparing. Then, to top it all off with [...]

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  • Happy Thanksgiving

        At Thanksgiving, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our progress possible. And in this spirit we say, simply but sincerely, thank you and best wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving! From, Cynthia Lucas Artistic Director and the staff and faculty of [...]

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  • Cynthia Speaks!

    The building is buzzing and Marin Ballet’s Summer Program has been a great success. The energy of summertime is always special, and the dedication of all the Marin Ballet students shines through their hard work and vast improvements. From Pre-Ballet to Level 9, the commitment [...]

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  • The Boathouse Project

    Julia Adam (choreographer of Marin Ballet’s Nutcracker and A Midsummer Night’s Dream) is working with Marin Ballet alumni Carly Wheaton, Lucius Kirst, and Mila Lavoie in her current dance project, The Boathouse Project.  The weekend of dance is sure to include all the trimmings of summer: [...]

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  • Meet Marin Ballet’s Board of Trustees!

    A large part of Marin Ballet’s community is our dedicated Board of Trustees. While the work of the Board commonly takes places behind the scenes, the dedication and energy of our Trustees does not go unnoticed. The Board is made up of volunteers who give [...]

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  • Spring Concert 2014

    All of us at Marin Ballet are winding down from an exciting and very successful weekend of Spring Concert performances. The six shows were packed with proud families and friends, and included dancers in Levels  5 – 9, all of whom performed their hearts out. [...]

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  • Meet our Music Director!

    There are many aspects that contribute to a well-rounded dancer – everything from flexibility and coordination, to energy, hard work, and artistry all factor into the training. One aspect that is often over-looked, but equally as relevant to a dancer’s training, is musicality and a [...]

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  • Alumni Getting Involved

                    Each year, Marin Ballet receives donations from businesses and individuals for our Nutcracker Sponsorship, which helps fund our annual performances as well as our ticket outreach program, Nutcracker Surprise, that provides over 1,500 free Nutcracker tickets annually [...]

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  • Remembering Max Thelen

    The Marin Ballet community was sad to learn that Max Thelen, Jr., a man who made an enormous and enduring difference in the development of Marin Ballet and so many other artistic and cultural organizations in Marin County over the past 50 years , died [...]

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