Daniel Duell

“It’s very for my wife and me to see when people take initiative and move forward on their own,” said Daniel Duell, who cofounded Ballet Chicago Studio with his wife in 1995. “We are really just messengers, in the end they are really teaching themselves after this.” (Xiaoyi Liu/MEDILL)

“It’s very rewarding for my wife and me to see when people take initiative and move forward on their own,” said Daniel Duell, who co-founded Ballet Chicago with his wife in 1995. “We are really just messengers, in the end they are really teaching themselves after this.” (Xiaoyi Liu/MEDILL)

“It’s very rewarding for my wife and me to see when people take initiative and move forward on their own,” said Daniel Duell, who cofounded Ballet Chicago Studio with his wife in 1995. “We are really just messengers, in the end they are really teaching themselves after this.” (Xiaoyi Liu/MEDILL)