Music, Theatre, Dance Faculty & Staff
Ballet, Part-time Professor
1601 The Haas Center for Performing Arts
Stephen Sanford joined the faculty of GVSU in the Fall of 2013. Stephen trained and danced with Ballet Chicago Studio Company under the direction of Dan Duell and Patricia Blair, and with North Carolina School of the Arts under the direction of Duncan Noble. He has also trained with the School of American Ballet and Houston Ballet. Stephen has performed as a guest artist with Tulsa Ballet, St. Louis Ballet, Geiger Ballet and Ballet Chicago. This is Stephen's twelfth season with the Grand Rapids Ballet. He is also a teacher at the SGRBC. He and his wife Jennifer have two daughters, Julia and Elena and a son, Andrew.