Classical Repertory Dance Ensemble is a DC-based, female-led ballet company comprised of adult dancers. The company aims for artistic integrity in its programming, which includes a mix of styles centered on classical and contemporary ballet. CRDE is an active participant in DC’s artistic community, rehearsing at local studios and commissioning works from local choreographers. The company is currently in its 8th season.



Ashley Amos


Emily Buss

  Katherine Liljestrand

Katherine Liljestrand