Amber Koklys

Amber Koklys
Apprentice Company Member

Amber, a Sophomore Honor Student at Cactus Shadows High School, began dancing at the young age of 3. Amber has spent the past seven years as a Company Dancer at Adaptive Force Performing Arts (AFPA) and Cave Creek Dance Academy, where she studied Ballet, Pointe, Technique, Contemporary, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theater, and Acro, as well as experience being a teacher’s assistant this past year.


Amber is currently a member of the Cactus Shadow High School Varsity Pom Team as well as a Company Member of the Falcon Honors-Dance Program at Cactus Shadows High School, allowing for an array of continued dance education and expression. Over the years, Amber has performed at The Orpheum, Sun’s Half-Time Shows, in addition to year round studio Company performances. She has participated in several masters classes, dance conventions like LADM, The Pulse and others, and has been a convention dance scholarship award recipient.


In the past year, Amber has had the opportunity to choreograph with her high school Honors Dance Program and co-choreograph a performance trio for the AZDance Group 2014 spring dance concert. This will be Amber’s second full season with AZDance Group. Amber is honored to spend her time with her AZDance Group family members and growing in her art under the beautiful and talented direction of Kenda Newbury.