Company Dancer

Hanna Pierce started her training at the School of Midland Festival Ballet under the artistic director Susan Clark. She has attended highly reputable summer intensives on scholarship such as Milwaukee Ballet, Orlando Ballet, Glenda Brown Choreography Project, Oklahoma City Ballet and Burklyn Ballet Theater. After graduation she was accepted into the Alonzo King LINES training program where she was able to work with some of the top choreographers/companies in the world such as Alonzo King, Lee Wei Chao, Maurya Kerr, VimVigor, Wayne McGregor Company, and the Martha Graham Company. She then received a company contract with Common Thread Contemporary Ballet in St Louis under the director Jennifer Medina. She currently dances with Ballet 314, Emily Duggins, and competes in the Open Professional International Latin category in ballroom.

She has also performed in many immersive  STL events such as St Louis Dancing with the Stars, AARP Dancing in the Commons, St. Louis Classical Guitar Society, Community Arts Festival, Pride St. Charles, and St. Louis Spicy Nights.  She furthermore teaches at Convergence Body and Dance Center as well as St Louis Academy of Dance and St. Peter’s Academy of Dance. This will be her second season as a company dancer with RESILIENCE Dance Company.