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educator , ballet master , artistic director

Lisa Bradley, American artistic director, ballet master, educator. Named Connecticut Woman of Year, 1976; Fulbright scholar, 1980. Volunteer Northern Lights, New Jersey and New York, 1992-1993; volunteer program Milwaukee General Hospital, Turtle Bay Dance Therapy Program. Member Daughters of the American Revolution (civic activities 1961).

Background

Bradley, Lisa was born on October 12, 1941 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Robert Michael and Florence Grace (Tryon) Wilsey.

Education

Degree in business administration, Sawyer School Business, 1982;dance training, 1959-1980.

Career

Ballerina, Joffrey Ballet, New York City, 1960-1978;artistic staff, Joffrey Ballet, New York City, 1978-1995;ballerina, First Chamber Dance Company, Hartford Ballet Company, 1970-1976;co-director, Hartford Ballet, 1972-1976;administrator, Seattle First Baptist Church, since 1995. Dance teacher, coach professional dancers in New York City Schools and throughout United States. Administrator Worldwide Marriage Encounter, 1982, Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 1983-1986.

Member cultural exchange program, Department State, 1960-1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Meditations on the Writings of St. Bernard, 1991.

Membership

Volunteer Northern Lights, New Jersey and New York, 1992-1993. Volunteer program Milwaukee General Hospital, Turtle Bay Dance Therapy Program. Member Daughters of the American Revolution (civic activities 1961).

Connections

Married Michael Uthoff, March 5, 1966. 1 child, Michelle; married John Christensen, June 5, 1997.

father:
Robert Michael Wilsey

mother:
Florence Grace (Tryon) Wilsey

spouse:
Michael Uthoff

spouse:
John Christensen

child:
Michelle Bradley