Ryan Callan began his career in musical theatre in Spokane, WA. At only 20 years old he was commissioned to choreograph My Fair Lady under the direction of Troy Nickerson. In 2002 he began his professional dance training with Ballet Spokane. Later, in 2008, he joined Ballet Idaho as an apprentice dancer and received the opportunity to begin training as a dance instructor. Eventually producing and directing the Ballet Idaho Youth Ensemble, he found his passion for teaching dance and working with children. Ryan spent the 2011/2012 season performing with the San Diego Ballet. Ryan returned from California to teach at Ballet Idaho Academy in 2013.