The Kennedy Center

Ilona Wall



Biography

Ilona Wall began studying ballet in her native New York at the School of American Ballet where she remained for seven years.  She continued her training with Frances Patrelle and other teachers at Ballet Academy East.  During this time she also performed with the New York based company, Dances…Patrelle. Ilona graduated from Georgetown University in May 2002 with a BA in English.  While attending college in Washington, DC, she took classes at The Maryland Youth Ballet, and performed contemporary balletic works with Tony Powell/Music and Movement. After graduating, Ilona spent the summer performing Stars and Stripes and other ballets across England with London Studio Centre.  She spent last year as an apprentice with Ballet Austin, working extensively with Truman Finney.  She is delighted to be performing for the first time with The Suzanne Farrell Ballet.
Ilona Wall