Heather Raue
Director of Dance

For 31 years, Ms. Raue has dedicated her life to ballet. Her
dancing took her to The Dallas Metropolitan Ballet, Booker T.
Washington HSPVA, City Ballet of Houston, Houston Ballet, Boston
Ballet, Hartford Ballet, and Texas Christian University. Ms. Raue
founded the Dance Department over 9 years ago and presently
directs the program, as well as instructs the upper level ballet
classes at the Crooked Tree Arts Center.

In 2010, she received the Dance Teacher Award in New York City,
presented by Dance Teacher Magazine.

In seven years Ms. Raue’s pre-professional students have
attended 40 of the finest summer and year-round programs in the
country, pursue dance in the University setting, as well as to dance
professionally. Ms. Raue has directed and choreographed over 30
full-length productions.