For 36 years, Ms. Raue has dedicated her life to ballet. Her dancing took her to The Dallas Metropolitan Ballet, Booker T. Washington HSPVA, City Ballet of Houston, Houston Ballet, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, Boston Ballet, Hartford Ballet and Texas Christian University. Ms. Raue founded CTAC School of Ballet 15 years ago and presently directs the program, as well as instructs the upper level ballet classes of CTAC School of Ballet.
In 2010, she received the Dance Teacher Award in New York City, presented by Dance Magazine.
In 13 years, Ms. Raue’s pre-professional students have attended 44 of the finest summer and year-round programs in the country, pursue dance in the university/conservatory setting, as well as dance professionally directly out of high school. Her alumni have gone on to dance professionally around the world, receive BFAs in Dance and have become dance instructors and choreographers themselves.
Ms. Raue has directed and choreographed over 45 full-length productions.