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Hailey Apligian

Hailey Apligian

Princess Pirouette™ Fairytale Ballet, Contemporary, Ballet, Jazz, Pre-Professional Program

Hailey Apligian began her dance training in Texas at the Academy of Dance Arts, where she soon advanced to company member of the Dallas Repertoire Ballet.  While training with DRB, Hailey was selected to tour with Tremaine Dance Convention as a member of the Tremaine Performance Company- demonstrating for dance masters such as Liz Imperio and Doug Caldwell. Hailey was chosen on two separate occasions to represent the United States as one of the “Stars of Tomorrow” Tanszommer European Jazz Tour. In 2006 she continued her dance education at the University Of Arizona School Of Dance, which is ranked as one of the top 10 dance programs in the nation, accepting only 25 of the 500+ dancers who audition each year. She earned a dance scholarship and received extensive training in ballet, modern and jazz from acclaimed instructors such as Melissa Lowe (Principal Dancer with PNB), Doug Neilson (Batsheva, Gus Solomons, Pearl Lang) and many more. After receiving her BFA, Hailey continued her performance career. She was a featured dancer in an Olay commercial and was awarded agency representation from Clear Talent Group in LA. Hailey has worked for production companies including Larwell Productions, as well as Stiletto Entertainment where she performed on Holland America’s most elite ship The Eurodam. Hailey was also a member of the inaugural cast of BBC’s Dancing With the Stars: at Sea, which gave her the opportunity to train in ballroom and dance alongside several ballroom professionals from the hit TV show performers and personalities. Hailey has a love for performing; however, teaching young dancers is her true passion. She’s has had the privilege of teaching at several establishments around the nation, as well as at the renowned Pineapple Studios in London, England. Hailey enjoys teaching all styles of dance to all levels and ages!