FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Sawnee Ballet Theater’s current Artistic Director, Joan Kall Stewart, will end her tenure May 1.
Courtney Bromwich, who has worked with Stewart for over four years, will take over the position of artistic director.
“I am thrilled and honored to have been invited to be the new artistic director of Sawnee Ballet Theatre,” Bromwich said. “Looking forward, my goal is to continue to build on the rich legacies of classical ballet established by Joan Kall Stewart. I plan to draw on my vast experience and network of choreographers to develop and enhance the company’s unique identity while expanding the presence of the company in Forsyth County and beyond.”
President of the ballet’s board, John McKinnis, said the group is excited to welcome Bromwich.
“This is a pivotal time for our organization,” McKinnis said. “We are confident that Courtney can build on the wonderful foundation and reputation Sawnee Ballet Theatre has already established in addition to carving out her own legacy within our organization.”