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Caili Quan

Adjunct Instructor of Ballet

Raised in Guam, trained in New York, and a dancer with BalletX since 2013, Caili has choreographed for BalletX, konverjdans, Columbia Ballet Collaborative, DanceWorks Chicago's ChoreoLab, CelloPointe, and St. Paul's School. With BalletX, she has performed new works by Matthew Neenan, Nicolo Fonte, Gabrielle Lamb, Penny Saunders, and Trey McIntyre and danced at Jacob's Pillow, Vail Dance Festival, Central Park SummerStage, Belgrade Dance Festival, the Joyce Theater, and the Kennedy Center during DEMO by Damian Woetzel. Her piece Fancy Me was performed at the Vail Dance Festival in 2018. She served as an Artistic Partnership Initiative Fellow at The Center for Ballet and the Arts at NYU in Summer 2019. Caili choreographed and edited a short dance film, "100 Days,"  a virtual commission for The Guggenheim's Works & Process. In Summer 2020, she created a dance film inspired by Guam's culture and people for BalletX's virtual platform, BalletX Beyond.