FOUNDER, ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Christin trained with Margaret Banks at Nevada Festival Ballet and performed in the company's productions throughout her young life, continuing her studies at the Joffrey Ballet School and American Ballet Theater summer sessions in New York City.
Christin Hanna enjoyed a busy freelance career, performing with Oakland Ballet, Ballet NY, and Cincinnati Ballet, and was a founding member of New Chamber Ballet. During her time there, she initiated a performance and summer workshop with area students in her hometown of Tahoe City in 2006.
Since her return to Tahoe in 2008, Hanna has produced over fifteen performances featuring over 50 works with more than 20 guest artists. She has staged works created on her at NCB as well as classics like Giselle, in addition to choreographing and serving as rehearsal assistant to visiting guest choreographers. She and longtime friend Constantine Baecher started the Lake Tahoe Dance Festival in 2013 and continue to collaborate on programming and artistic vision for Lake Tahoe Dance Collective.
Compagnie de Carolyn Carlson, Resident Choreographer of New Chamber Ballet
Erick Hawkins Dance, Full time Faculty at Dean College's Joan Paladino School of Dance as Assistant Professor of Dance
New Chamber Ballet
Suzanne Farrell Ballet, Los Angeles Ballet
Artistic Director, Erick Hawkins Dance
New Chamber Ballet, Cello Pointe
Ballet Black, London
Ballet San Antonio, Los Angeles Ballet
Marymount Manhattan, Rosies Theater Kids, Professional Performing Arts School
Suzanne Farrell Ballet
Los Angeles Ballet
Cincinnati Ballet, Ballet Trocadero de Monte Carlo
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, Suzanne Farrell Ballet
Cincinnati Ballet, Ballet Austin
New York City Ballet, New Chamber Ballet, Suzanne Farrell Ballet
Alabama Ballet, New York City Ballet
Bern Ballet, San Francisco Ballet
New York City Ballet