Kaelin Li Walker

E Ballet Instructor

Kaelin Li Walker is a trained dancer, singer, and actor. As a senior at the University of Texas at El Paso she is pursuing a dual degree in dance performance (B.F.A.) and women’s and gender studies (B.A.). She was born in China and raised in El Paso, Texas. She has performed with and choreographed for El Paso’s youth theatre company Kids ‘n’ Co, appeared in performances with the UTEP Department of Theatre and Dance, and performed in numerous musicals at the UTEP Dinner Theatre. She has also worked as a black belt instructor of taekwondo and hoi jeon moo sool. She is interested in decolonizing the ballet classroom with culturally relevant dance pedagogy and holistic, individualized dance practices. Kaelin teaches all Ballet courses at our East location.