“Doing the greatest good with ALL!”

~Cecelia Kay Neff, Enlighten Director



 Auburn Festival of Lights Parade

“Night of Enchantment”

December 2018

Opportunity for ALL!

“Everything has rhythm. Everything dances.”

~ Maya Angelou~


No previous dance training needed

Expand energy

Empower discovery

Create the best dreams

Build confidence and grace

“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., Student Development Specialist


All forms of dances welcome!


Ballet, Intuitive, Lyrical, Salsa,

Qoya –New February

Tango Ballroom  — Beginning March


Drop-in anytime

(First class on the House!)

No pre-registration or requirements

Wear comfortable clothing


 Sample Videos :

When I Grow Up

Scars to Your Beautiful


1990 Sugar Plum Fairy


2002 with children 9, 7, 5, 3  & 8 mo
Enlighten Director, Cecelia is mother of five (25, 23, 21, 19, 16)
She received her training at Contra Costa Ballet School (Walnut Creek, near 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.
Director’s Bio


ENLIGHTEN 2018 Events  sold out  (Jan, May, Oct)


ENLIGHTEN supports/provides the platform for us to express our highest selves.  Every bit of peace goes a long way!
Thankful to our contributors:
Flyers Energy, La Fornaretta, Newcastle Produce, Newcastle Pizzeria, Auburn Pour Choice, Grocery Outlet, Starbucks and Home Depot.
Tax write-off donations support families who can’t afford dance lessons for their child: