Hannah has worked with National Youth Dance Company (NYDC) since its inception in 2012 and is based at Sadler’s Wells in London. NYDC has worked with over 5000 young people and collaborated with some of the world’s leading choreographers (Jasmin Vardimon, Akram Khan, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Michael Keegan Dolan, Damien Jalet, Sharon Eyal, Botis Seva, Russell Maliphant and Alesandra Seutin).
Before joining Sadler’s Wells, Hannah was Academy Manager at Northern Ballet in Leeds, overseeing the Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) programme alongside the open classes, associate programme and summer schools.
She was Co-chair of the Dance Educators Group (2017-2019)and was Dance Consultant on BBC Young Dancer in 2019, 2017 and 2015.
Hannah will be leading the Speak Volumes – Ambition, Scale and Vision session alongside Ashur Cali, Katie Smith and Maiya Leeke (National Youth Dance Company) as part of the first Breakout Sessions.
National Youth Dance Company creates and performs innovative and influential dance, bringing together the brightest talent from across England to work intensively with Sadler’s Wells’ renowned Associate Artists and visiting companies. The company has established a reputation for challenging, high quality work and produces dancers that are open-minded, curious and brave. Find out more.