Leah Barsky – Company Member

Leah Barsky was born in Germany and has been dancing since the early age of five.  She attended California Institute of The Arts before returning to NYC to pursue her professional dance career.  She also trained at The Julliard School, New York State Summer School of The Arts and American Dance Festival.  She is proficient in Classical Ballet, Modern, Jazz and Argentine Tango.  She has performed throughout the U.S. and Asia with Nai Ni Chen Dance Company and throughout Quebec, Europe and the U.S. with The Romulo Larrea Tango Ensemble.  Leah has also appeared as a featured dancer in several opera productions at The Chicago Lyric Opera and The Metropolitan Opera.  Of her performance in New Generation’s Black and White Tango, The New York Times raved that Ms. Barsky is “sensual and direct and was the most compelling”. Leah is also a certified Pilate’s instructor.