Natalie Clevenger, originally from Mooresville, IN, began her dance training at The Dance Refinery in Indianapolis, where she competed throughout the United States. In the fall of 2018, she graduated from the University of Arizona with a BFA in dance and a minor in Japanese. Upon graduation, Natalie received the Gertrude Shurr award for modern dance. Her repertoire includes works from Bella Lewitsky, Ohad Naharin, Billy Larson, James Clouser and other UA Dance faculty. While in college, Natalie performed as a soloist for the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir’s Festival of Carols at the Palladium. She also performed as a soloist in the Breaking Ground Contemporary Dance Festival with the newly-founded contemporary dance company, Hawkins Dance, in Tucson, AZ. The Arts Council of Indianapolis named Natalie a Robert D. Beckmann, Jr. Emerging Artist Fellow in 2022. Our 2021-22 season is Natalie's 3rd with DK.
Natalie is sponsored by Pat & Danielle Havens.