Savannah began her dance training at the age of 3 in northeastern Kansas. At age 15, she furthered her dance training at Kansas City Ballet School, where she had the opportunity to dance in Todd Bolender’s Nutcracker and soloist roles with Kansas City Youth Ballet. The following 2 years, she trained at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, under the direction of Marcia Dale Weary, where she had the opportunity to perform George Balanchine’s Nutcracker, Emeralds and Western Symphony. She was then accepted into Louisville Ballet’s trainee program, where she spent a year working under the direction of Artistic Director, Robert Curran. She spent her summers training at Pacific Northwest Ballet, Houston Ballet, Next Generation Ballet, Washington Ballet and Tulsa Ballet, where she then spent a year training with Wang Yi. Savannah is delighted to return for a second season with Eugene Ballet as an aspirant.
1.) What is your favorite Eugene business?
2.) What is your favorite Eugene restaurant?
3.) What is your favorite pastime outside of rehearsal and performance?
Spending time at the Downtown Athletic Club.