Angela Rebelo

Joffrey Ballet School

Ms Rebelo was born and raised in South Africa where she trained under the direction of Martin Schonberg of Ballet Theatre Afrikan.

With a career extending from South Africa to California and then to Switzerland Ms Rebelo has over 17 years of experience as a professional dancer. She is currently ballet mistress for Ballet du Grand Theatre de Geneve while the ballet company goes through a change of directorship.

Ms Rebelo is thriving being exposed to this experience and role.

Ms Rebelo continues to perform and has danced numerous performances for BalletRED.

Ms Rebelo has been teaching as part of the master faculty for the Joffrey Ballet School Summer Programs since 2013 under the direction of Josie Walsh.

Ms Rebelo is also a personal trainer in the Pilates and Gyrotonic methods of training and she has her qualification in holistic Integrative Nutrition and is completing a specialized course in Hormone Health.

Ms Rebelo’s career in California began in 2007 when she was invited to join State Street Ballet in Santa Barbara after attending a Summer Program. She performed soloist roles with the company in numerous productions including Cinderella, The Nutcracker, The Jungle Book and the Secret Garden to name a few story ballets. 

After 5 years with the company Angela felt a great pull and desire to explore her career in Europe and she soon joined the prestigious Ballet du Grand Theatre de Geneve in Switzerland.

Angela traveled the world with Geneva Ballet between 2013 – 2017 and thrived in working with various well known European choreographers, some of whom she is now assisting in staging and rehearsing their ballets.