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Oanh Tretter

Staff Info

Position: Director, Children and Adult Dance Instructor, Choreographer, Dancer.
ADP Classes: Beg. Children's Combo Class, Beg. to Int/Avanced Adult Jazz (Modern, Latin, Fusion, Afro, Lyrical), Musical Theatre, Beg to Int. Modern Dance.
Training: Jazz, Modern, Ballet, Tap, Contemporary, Ballroom, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Pilates and Yoga.


Oanh Tretter

Oanh holds a B.A. degree in Dance from Santa Clara University and an M.B.A. degree from the
University of San Francisco. Having her very own dance company has been a vision of Oanh's since her childhood, and it is that longtime vision that has been the heart of Ariel Dance Productions and the inspiration for many others to discover their own dreams.

Oanh is a jazz and modern dancer by training, and has strong roots in ballroom dance, and ballet. She has taught a variety of dance styles. She has experience in teaching jazz, modern, lyrical, ballroom, ballet, Latin, Afro, musical theater, hip hop, and aerobics, and has experience in teaching at various Bay Area locations, including DeAnza College, San Mateo City College, Santa Clara University, Harker Academy, and Lincoln High School.

In addition to teaching, Oanh has also choreographed musical shows and dance concerts for the Palo Alto Children's Theater, The Menlo Park Players, The Cupertino Junior Players, Santa Clara University, DeAnza College, Santa Clara Children's Theater, Harker Academy, Lincoln High School, and Serra High School.

Oanh continues to take dance classes as a commitment to her lifelong learning and growth as a dance educator. She hopes to share her love of dance and her zest for life with everyone she meets.