Kennedy Brown

From Chesterton, Ind.
With Nashville Ballet since 2017

Training and Education
Eclipse Performing Arts, Phoenix Ballet, A&A Ballet


Kennedy Brown received her formal training at Master Ballet Academy in Arizona and A & A Ballet in Chicago with more recent training with Magaly Suarez at the Art of Classical Ballet in Florida. Kennedy was a Gold medalist in the Semi Finals of Youth American Grand Prix as well as a prior Silver Medalist, where she received full scholarships to the Bolshoi and Peridance in New York City. She was also invited to compete and represent the United States in the 2014 USA International Ballet Competition in Jackson, Mississippi. She has appeared as a guest performer at the 60th Anniversary of the Beijing Academy in China and the Lodz Dane Festival in Poland. Kennedy has also won several national titles from her contemporary work and has had the unique experience of making it to the top 30 dancers on So You Think You Can Dance where she was honored to dance in the Emmy Award Winning piece choreographed by Mandy Moore.

Brown joined NB2 in 2017 and was promoted to Company apprentice the following season. In her first season as an apprentice, Brown performed numerous roles including Spanish in Nashville’s Nutcracker and Leading Swan in Swan Lake.

In her free time she models for several major dance costume/dancewear catalogues and enjoys teaching, choreographing, cooking, and spending time with her church family and friends.