HANNAH ALISSA RICHARDSON
Guest Artist Dancer
of Toronto, Canada has been performing since the age of three and is a graduate with honors from the prestigious Ailey School Certificate Program. She has traveled extensively, competing in many dance competitions and taking home many overall awards, top honors, and scholarships with her dance training from Maple Academy of Dance. She can also be found on TV shows such as Family Channel’s "The Next Step", Disney Channel’s "Backstage", and also roles in movies. She plays “Katie” in the film "Everyday" based on the book written by David Levithan, directed by Michael Sucsy. She was also featured in the 2017 Vogue Collections video and has performed for many New York Fashion Week shows.
Hannah has also performed works by Tina Bush, Bradley Shelver, Ray Mercer, Fredrick Earl Mosley, Troy Powell, Clifton Brown, William Forsythe, "Moonlight" choreographed by Robert Battle at the Lincoln Center, the premiere performance of "Grace and Mercy" choreographed by Ronald K. Brown at Bard’s SummerScape festival, danced in Alvin Ailey’s "Memoria" during Ailey’s 2017, 2018, and 2019 New York City Center season, and was a featured dancer in performances at the Holland Dance Festival representing The Ailey School. Hannah is currently an apprentice member with Ailey II. Hannah feels very blessed being able to do what she loves most.