Hannah Barr

From Tampa, FL, Hannah received her formal training at Houston Ballet Academy and Atlanta Ballet. She was a trainee with Next Generation Ballet and attended the Alvin Ailey BFA program with Fordham University. She has previously danced with Atlanta Ballet 2 and Oklahoma City Ballet’s Studio Company for the past two seasons.

Sarah Bukowski

From Manchester, NH, Sarah trained at New Hampshire School of Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Carolina Ballet, and Charlotte Ballet. Sarah holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from The University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

Karley Brook

From Orange County, CA; trained at The Rock School For Dance Education.  Former trainee with the Los Angeles Ballet. 

Joshua Brown

From Auckland, New Zealand, Joshua studied ballet in both New Zealand and Australia before moving to the United States to train at the School of American Ballet and Miami City Ballet School. Joshua went on to dance professionally as an apprentice with Miami City Ballet before joining Los Angeles Ballet, where he has been a company member the past 6 seasons. In 2019 he was promoted to soloist.


From Seattle, WA, Carmen trained at Pacific Northwest Ballet School. She was most recently a member of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s Graduate Program.


From Providence, RI; danced with The Washington Ballet under Septime Webre and Julie Kent. Brittany was a Demi-soloist with Ballet Theatre of Maryland and most recently danced with English National Ballet. She is a business and marketing student at Northeastern University and is also a Pilates instructor.

Kristin Cowger

From Hollidaysburg, PA; trained at Allegheny Ballet Company, and The HARID Conservatory. She recently danced with Richmond Ballet II for the past 2 seasons.



From Honolulu, HI; trained with Lee Olsen and holds a B.S. in Ballet Performance from Indiana University. Rochelle has danced with Kansas City Ballet II. This is Rochelle’s fifth season with ACB.



Michelle Deangelis

From Warren New Jersey; trained at the Jaqueline Kennedy Onnasis School, Ballet Central New Jersey, School of American Ballet, Festival Ballet Providence, and  Princeton Ballet School. She has previously danced professionally with the Montgomery Ballet and Virginia National Ballet.


From Saratoga Springs, NY, trained at Ballet Regent, American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey School of Ballet, New York State Summer School of the Arts, and Dance Theatre of Harlem. She graduated high school from the North Carolina School of the Arts School of Dance. She is co-founder of American Contemporary Ballet.



From Palo Alto, CA; Elise has trained at the San Francisco Ballet, Houston Ballet, Alonzo King LINES Ballet and was an apprentice with Charlotte Ballet before receiving a B.F.A. in Ballet Performance from Butler University.


Cierra Flood

From St. Petersburg, FL, Cierra trained at Pinellas County Center for the Arts, Academy of Ballet Arts, BalletMet and Joffrey Miami. Cierra holds a BFA in Ballet from University of North Carolina School of the Arts. 


Hannah Freeman

From Grayson, GA; trained at Gwinnett Ballet Theatre and was a trainee with Charlotte Ballet for the 2017-2018 season. She has also attended summer courses with Boston Ballet, American Ballet Theatre in New York City, and Pennsylvania Ballet.

Cara Hansvick

From Evanston, IL; trained at Dance Center Evanston, Hubbard Street Dance Center, Alonzo King Lines Ballet, and the Chautauqua Institution. Cara holds a B.S. in Ballet Performance and Arts Management from Indiana University. She has previously danced with Charlotte Ballet II. This is her second season with ACB.

Madeline Houk 

From San Diego, California, Madeline trained at San Elijo Dance and Music Academy before attending Walnut Hill School for the Arts. She trained in the summer at the School of American Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, and PNB. She then joined Pacific Northwest Ballet in their Professional Division program before joining Los Angeles Ballet, where she has been a company dancer for the past 7 seasons. Madeline has also danced with American Contemporary Ballet during its 7th and 8th season.

 Lily LaSalle

From Chicago, IL; trained at Ruth Page Center for the Arts, American Ballet Theatre, Ballet West, Milwaukee Ballet, and University of North Carolina School of the Arts. 


Michael Menghini

From St. Ignace, MI; trained at Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet as well as attended summer Intensives at Houston Ballet, Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell, San Francisco Ballet, Juilliard, and Chautauqua School of Dance. Michael danced for Charlotte Ballet for two seasons before dancing with Cincinnati Ballet.

Madeline Miller

From Seattle, WA; Madeline trained at Evergreen City Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet School. She has attended summer intensives at Pennsylvania Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School & Camp. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona with a BFA in Dance and minors in Marketing and Business Administration.

Lilia Poulsen 

From Covington, Louisiana, trained at Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Kirov Ballet, and New Orleans Ballet Theatre. Lilia received her BFA in Ballet Performance and Arts Administration from Butler University.


From Rock Island, IL; trained at Joffrey Academy of Dance and was most recently a trainee with BalletMet. 


Brittany Yevoli

From Washington D.C., Brittany has trained at The Séber Method Academy. She has attended summer programs such as The Sarasota Ballet, Bolshoi in NYC, Grand Rapids Ballet, and The Washington Ballet.

Sarah Young

From  Bloomington Indiana, Sarah trained at the Pre-College Division of Indiana University and Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Professional Division. She has attended summer programs at Pacific Northwest Ballet, School of American Ballet, Houston Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. Sarah holds a BSOF in Ballet Performance and Business from Indiana University.