Testimonials

  • “I have had the opportunity to see her productions of Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia and Nutcracker, and as a result, I have only respect and admiration for her dedication and talents.”

    Donald SaddlerFamed Broadway/Ballet Choreographer
  • “Ruth occupies a very special place in my life, as she has been helpful and responsible in helping me to achieve my position in American dance today. No one does it better than Ruth. She is the best.”

    “There are few people in the profession that you can trust like Ruth who has the knowledge and gets results. She has been responsible for helping me achieve my position in American dance today.”

    David HowardInternational Teacher/Coach
  • “I’ve been teaching and using RPM for more than 15 years. The principles continue to reinforce to this day how important Ruth Petrinovic’s 50+ years of work on these empowering, principles and the effects they continue to have on the dance world. Mastering these principles has given me great enjoyment in my work as a International Classical Ballet Teacher, Coach & Repetiteur.”

    Wes ChapmanInternational Classical Ballet Teacher, Coach & Répétiteur
  • “Her ability to teach dancers and teachers is truly exceptional.”

    Victoria LeighFormer Soloist American Ballet Theatre, National Ballet of Canada, Teacher of the Jo Anna Kneeland and Ruth Petrinovic Principles of Movement
  • “Having studied with many great teachers in the world, i thought I knew everything about dance until I met Ruth C. Petrinovic. Her outstanding process of training versatile dancers prepared them to be successful in the challenging world of performing.”

    June TaylorChoreographer of The June Taylor Dancers on the Jackie Gleason Show
  • “I consider myself fortunate to have received my full and complete training with Ruth. I am forever grateful for the knowledge and experience she so generously bestowed upon me.”

    John SummersFormerly of ABT, Alabama Ballet, choreographer