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

~Cecelia Kay, Enlighten Director


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Video Clips:

When I Grow Up

 Scars to Your Beautiful



October 18 (Newcastle)

November 25, 30 (Newcastle)

December 1, 2, 12, 13 & 16 (Auburn, Newcastle, Roseville)

(Performance Times TBA)


“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 (asleep during photo) 
Enlighten Director, Cecelia is honored to be a mother to five beautiful intelligent amazing beings (now 25, 23, 21, 19, 16 years)
Originally trained at Contra Costa Ballet School (in Walnut Creek 30 min outside San Francisco, CA)
by New York City Ballet’s Principal Dancers: Richard Cammack & Zola Dishong,
Cecelia has been teaching in the Sierra foothills from 2010-present (click to see Director’s Bio)


Director & Student Oct 2018



ENLIGHTEN Events were sold out (Jan, May & Oct 2018)
At our last event people stood watching outside the doors to watch!
Gratitude for the following contributors:
Flyers Energy, La Fornaretta, Newcastle Produce, Newcastle Pizzeria, Auburn Pour Choice, Grocery Outlet, Starbucks and Home Depot, and 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 December 2018. Tax write-off donations welcome and appreciated. To contact us click here: E-mail Thank you for every bit of support.
It help us “do the greatest good with what we’ve got”.