2006 High School Diploma, Contemporary Dance, University of North Carolina School of the Arts 2010 Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Dance Performance, Cum Laude, Point Park University of Pennsylvania 2017 Classical Pilates Certification. Romana’s Pilates under master teacher Trish Garland. Los Angeles, CA.
August Wilson Center Dance Ensemble, Greer Reed, Artistic Director 2009-2013 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Repertoire: Keven Iega Jeff, Christopher Huggins, Sidra Bell, Camille A. Brown, Kiesha Lalama, Kim Bears-Bailey, Darrell Grand Moultrie, Kyle Abraham, Robert Battle, Greer Reed, Terrence Greene, and Crystal Frazier. *notable performances -Jacobs Pillow Inside/Out -Tour to Surinam, South America through the US Embassy -Jazz Dance World Congress -APAP at Lincoln Center -Tour to University of Delaware -Summer Stages NYC (Main stage Central Park) C. Eule Dance, Caron Eule, AD Los, Angeles, CA 2014-2016 Clairobscur Dance Company, Laurie Sefton, AD, Los Angeles, CA 2015-2016 LA Rock Opera, Janet Roston, AD , Los Angeles, CA 2015 Pennington Dance Group, John Pennington, AD, Los Angeles, CA 2015-2017 BrockusRED, Deborah Brockus, AD, Los Angeles, CA 2015-2017 No)one. Art House, Christopher Bordenave, AD, Los Angeles, CA 2014-2017
2018 Point Park International Summer Dance- Pittsburgh, PA , Contemporary Modern Seneca Valley School District Summer Workshop- Zelionople, PA, Modern – School of the Arts- Atlanta, GA, master classes The Children’s Ballet Theatre- Nashville, TN, master classes Creative and Performing Arts High School- Pittsburgh, PA, master class 2017 REED DANCE II Residency- Pittsburgh, PA, commissioned new work for Spring 2018 Carnegie Mellon University Master Classes- Pittsburgh, PA, Ballet Technique, Jazz Technique, Movement for Opera Seneca Valley School District Dance Program- Zelionople, PA, Modern Technique Pittsburgh Ballet House-Cranberry, PA, Modern Technique Bell Arts Academy- Pittsburgh, PA, Pre Professional Los Angeles Dance Festival- Master Class 2014-2017 The Dance Factory School of Performing Arts- Rancho Palos Verdes, CA- Primary Ballet and Pointe, Adult Pilates 2016 DanceFest/Carnegie Mellon University- Pittsburgh, PA – Contemporary Master Classes Pittsburgh Ballet House- Pittsburgh, PA – Modern Master Classes and YAGP coach REED DANCE II- Pittsburgh, PA- Guest Teacher/ Master class 2014 Pittsburgh Youth Ballet, Pittsburgh, PA – Modern Technique Master Class Dancers’ Symposium Workshop at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA – Modern Master Class Pittsburgh Pro Performance, Pittsburgh, PA – Contemporary Master Class Pittsburgh Ballet House, Cranberry, PA – Modern Master Class Dance Spectrum, Beaumomt, CA – Contemporary Master Classes 2013-2014 REED DANCE Intensive, Pittsburgh, PA – Contemporary Repertory, Modern Technique, Jazz Technique 2013 August Wilson Dance Ensemble Residency at Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA- Modern Master Class Pittsburgh Youth Ballet Summer Intensive- Pittsburgh, PA- Modern Technique 2012-2014 Seneca Valley School District, Zelionople, PA-Modern Technique, Jazz Technique, Composition Company G, Perryopolis, PA-Ballet Technique, Jazz Technique, Contemporary Technique, Composition, Contemporary Partnering, Stretch and Strengthening 2012 Morgantown Dance, Morgantown, WV- Modern Technique Master Classes Lori Allen Dance Academy Summer Intensive, Pittsburgh, PA-Modern Technique Michele’s Dance Center, Pittsburgh, PA – Contemporary Master Classes August Wilson Dance Ensemble Residency, Surinam, South America – Creative Movement and Hip Hop Academy of Dance Summer Intensive, Pittsburgh, PA-Modern Technique 2 Annalee Traylor 2011-2014 Pittsburgh Ballet House, Cranberry, PA-Modern Technique 2011-2013 August Wilson Center Dance Academy, Pittsburgh, PA-Creative Steps, Creative Movement and Adult Modern Technique 2010-2013 Jones Summer Dance Intensive 2, Pittsburgh, PA – Modern Technique, Modern Repertory, Hip Hop Technique, Hip Hop Repertory 2010-2011 Dance Conservatory of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA-Modern Technique 2010 Verb Ballet, Cleveland, OH – Master Class Hill Dance Academy Theatre Summer Intensive, Pittsburgh, PA-Jazz Technique, Modern Technique Propel Schools, Pittsburgh, PA-Creative Movement to grades K-4
Heat!- commissioned by Point Park International Summer Dance. George Rowland White Theatre. Pittsburgh, PA. 2018 Suite Rachmaninoff- commissioned by Texture Contemporary Ballet. New Hazlett Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA. 2018 conjuring MAEJHH- created during Periapsis Emerging Artist Residency. WIP Showing at NYU Tisch Studio’s. NYC 2018 maskewlin pt. 1- commissioned by Dance Canvas for 10th Anniversary Show, Ferst Center for the Arts, Atlanta, GA 2018 no comment -commissioned by Infra Dance Company (Carnegie Mellon University) 2018 ISHbox Maria- created during Terra Nova Residency directed by Rosanna Gamson, Mimoda Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 2017 how the Quiet won- Premiere: New Shoes, Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA 2016 Los Angeles Dance Festival, LA, CA 2017 Sans Limites Spring Season, Hudson Guild NYC, 2017 Flux: Platform for Dance, Maaspodium, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2017 the ninety9 (film)- Premiere: Next Dance Cinema, Seattle ,WA. 2016, Spark Dance Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY, 2016 “Assoli e Duetti” e “ Danza in Corto” Festival,, Rome, IT, 2016 DanceBarn Screen Dance Festival,, Battle Lake, MN, 2017 Front and Main Dance Film Festival, Third Place, Temecula, CA, 2017 ADF’s Movies by Movers Durham, NC, 2017 hypo- commissioned by Texture Contemporary Ballet, New Hazlette Theater, Pittsburgh, PA. 2015 Smorgasbord- full length work conmissioned by REED DANCE, Butler County Community College, Butler, PA 2014 Dreaming Eternity- Dance Canvas, Fox Theatre, Atlanta, GA, 2014 blue- newMoves Contemporary Dance Festival, Kelly Strayhorn Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013 Paradizin’- The Young Choreographers Festival, Symphony Space, NY, NY, 2012