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Anna Porter

Anna, a native of Lynchburg, Virginia, began dancing at the age of eight. She studied at the Virginia School of the Arts under the tutelage of Petrus Bosman of the Royal Ballet. She continued to attend the Washington Ballet School …

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Abby McDowell

Abby began her formal training at the School of the North Carolina Dance Theatre, now Charlotte Ballet Academy. At age seventeen, Abby became an Apprentice with the North Carolina Dance Theatre, now Charlotte Ballet. In her years with the North …

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Jordan Hawkins

Jordan Hawkins, born and raised in Irmo, SC, began her dance training at the age of three at the Columbia Conservatory of Dance under the direction of Mariclare Miranda and William Starrett. After spending summer semesters at the South Carolina …

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Ashley Concannon

A native of New Jersey, Ashley Concannon studied at Princeton Dance and Theatre Studio under the direction of Susan Jaffe and Risa Kaplowitz. In 2006, she was accepted into Orlando Ballet’s second company under the direction of Bruce Marks. She …

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