Dancer / faculty
Savannah George is a Virginia native, raised in Gloucester, Virginia. She began dancing at age 9, at a local dance studio and since then has attended several different prestigious dance programs, all over the country. She has trained with the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington D.C., and was selected as 1 of 25 students around the world to train with Suzanne Farrell. She competed in the Youth American Grand Prix at age 15 and was offered multiple scholarships and apprenticeships. At age 16 she joined the Richmond Ballet’s trainee program and after 2 years, joined their professional company for the 2017/18 season. Savannah first made her musical theatre debut on the Virginia Repertory Theatre stage, in their production of ‘In The Heights’ in 2017. She also was in their cast of West Side Story in 2018. She is excited to be joining the Latin Ballet for their 2018/19 season and will be pursuing her career in musical theatre as well!