Bridget Polei
Bridget trained in ballet, modern, and jazz at Ballet Conservatory in Lewisville, Texas where she was a member of the pre-professional company LakeCities Ballet Theatre.  While at LakeCities Ballet Theatre she had the opportunity to perform the Balanchine works Serenade and Concerto Barocco under the direction of Shawn Stevens. Bridget spent her summers training at PNB, ABT, Houston Ballet, Colorado Ballet, and Joffrey. Bridget graduated from the University of Oklahoma's highly renowned Ballet program with a focus on Health and Exercise Science.  While at OU she performed Reymonda, La Bayadere, Firebird, Onegin, and in other university Opera and Musical Theatre productions. She was a teacher assistant for courses in World Dance and Understanding Dance.  In February 2017, her choreography "Migration" was chosen to be presented at OU's Young Choreographer's Showcase. Bridget is very excited to start her professional dancing career at Ballet Quad Cities this fall.