Take an in-depth look at the journey and talent of the gifted Dancer / Director, as he continues to make his mark on the dance world



An artistic director in the broadest and most creative sense of the word, Cornell Callender's career has traveling across virtually every medium in dance. 

In 2005 Callender founded the National Ballet Academy Denver for which Cornell serves as CEO and artistic director. In 2006 he formed the National Ballet Denver a non for profit dance company.

Callender's creative magic has spanned over 2 decades beginning with his training as a classical ballet dancer. Name by UK Times Magazine as a exuberant talent and superstar of the future.

Callender remains highly active in the dance field throughout North America, South America, Europe, and Asia. Callender serves as jury member and master teacher for numerous festivals and competitions throughout North and South America

Cornell Callender productions has included performer from leading dance company including American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Paris Opera Ballet, K-Ballet, Boston Ballet, and English National Ballet.

As demonstrated by his work and achievements Callender's contributions to the dance community have touched nearly every sector it is without a doubt he continues to make a positive impact on the dance world.

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