Barbara Kaneshiro


Assistant Ballroom, Latin, and Dance Technique Instructor

Barbara has trained in Cecchetti and Vaganova styles of ballet since she was five, studying under the tutelage of such instructors as Randy Walker, Tess Magoon, Michael Sanders, Andrew Sakaguchi, Celia Chun and Annie Mottlier.

She has danced with the Hawaii City Ballet Junior Apprentice Company and performed in many plays and musicals in theaters throughout the islands (the Diamond Head Theater, Hawaii Theatre, Blaisdell Concert Hall, and the Leeward Community College Theater, to name a few).

In addition to ballet, she has also trained in jazz and contemporary styles.