project manager


Thalia madewell

Prior to joining NWA Ballet Theatre in 2018, Thalia served as Guild Chairwoman at The Northwest Arkansas Conservatory of Classical Ballet, and later as Production Manager, administering non-artistic operations.  Her responsibilities have included oversight of 100+ volunteers and 250 plus student dancers from the tri-state area, as well as ticket sales, media promotion, artist/venue relations, and donor interaction. Thalia is a cum laude graduate of The University of Arkansas, where she was recognized for her national, peer-reviewed publications as an undergraduate. She has held leadership roles in both local and national non-profit organizations.  As a 20-year resident of Northwest Arkansas, Thalia is eager to usher the expansion of professional dance and performance art in this region.