Abby Barney, Ballet


Abby began dancing when she was three years old at a local studio in her hometown of Bismarck, ND. She is trained in ballet and pointe, jazz, and hip-hop dance and is a three-time National Dance Team Champion. Abby worked as a studio dance instructor throughout high school where she provided advance instruction and choreographed routines for young dancers, ages 3-18. She spent a year studying ballet at Belhaven University before transferring to Concordia College where she earned degrees in mathematics and education and served as the captain of the dance team. Since graduating from college, Abby has enjoyed a career as a math teacher and high school dance coach and recently became a new mother! She is passionate about both teaching and dance and is very excited to be a part of Komotion Dance Program.