Sophia Beran

Sophia Beran Portrait

Sophia Beran

Academy  Trainee

Sophia is 15 years old and currently a high school freshman at Granite Mountain Charter School.  She began dancing at three years old in ballet, tap and jazz with Encore Dance Center.  At six, she started her training with the Inland Pacific Ballet Academy. Sophia has performed in eight seasons of Inland Pacific Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Her ballet repertoire includes roles in IPB Academy’s Spring Recital’s The Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Swan Lake. Sophia is also proud to have participated in the IPB Academy’s Jr. Broadway Program productions of Beauty and Beast JR., Mary Poppins JR., The Lion King JR. and Moana JR.. Sophia has completed ballet summer intensives with the School of American Ballet in New York City and two summers with Boston Ballet including this past summer.  Sophia loves to read and to create her own choreography, and is grateful to have been chosen as a Trainee this year. She is thankful for her wonderful IPB Academy teachers and family.