“Doing the greatest good with what we’ve got!”

~Cecelia Kay, Enlighten Director


Enlighten Dancers had a wonderful “Night of Enchantment” in the Auburn Festival of Lights Parade!

December 1st



Click HERE for Class schedule

See Video Clips:

When I Grow Up

 Scars to Your Beautiful


Upcoming Shows!

December 13

Come to historical Newcastle “Holiday Knights” EVENT

Free Enlighten Shows at: 6:00, 6:30 & 7:00 pm


“I keep thinking about the performance… and how powerful those girls were.
The beauty touched the deep places inside of me that know that this is healing work. “
-Tara L.
Specialist in Student Development at Ophir Elementary
May 13, 2018

Enlighten Director, Cecelia Kay

1990 Sugar Plum Fairy


2002 with 9, 7, 5, 3  & 8 mo (not in this photo) 
Enlighten Director, Cecelia is mother of five (ages 25, 23, 21, 19, 16 years)
She received her training at Contra Costa Ballet School (in Walnut Creek 30 min outside San Francisco, CA)
with New York City Ballet’s Principal Dancers: Richard Cammack & Zola Dishong,
Cecelia has been teaching in the Sierra foothills from 2010-present (see Director’s Bio)


Post performance Oct 2018



ENLIGHTEN Events all sold out in Jan, May, and Oct 2018
(People lining up outside windows to watch)
Enlighten is grateful for you generous contributors:
Flyers Energy, La Fornaretta, Newcastle Produce, Newcastle Pizzeria, Auburn Pour Choice, Grocery Outlet, Starbucks and Home Depot, plus anonymous donors,
ENLIGHTEN Foundation supports dancers and artists of all ages providing a platform to express themselves.
The Foundation intends to be ready to accept donations to our non-profit in 2019. Tax write-off donations welcome and appreciated. To contact us click here: E-mail 
Thank you! Every piece of support goes a long way.
Helping us: “Do the greatest good with what we’ve got”.