Alanna started dancing at the age of fifteen and continued her training at Northern Illinois University where she received the Dance Service Award and earned her B. F. A. in theater with a concentration in dance. During her time at Northern Illinois University she studied immensely under Autumn Eckman, Judith Chitwood, Brian Carey Chung, and Paula Frasz. She also was a 2013 scholarship recipient at Chicago’s Visceral Dance Center and trained at Lou Conte Dance Studio. Post graduation she has been seen with Paul Christiano’s “Hungry Ghosts” for Dance Chicago, The Lyric Opera of Chicago, DanszLoop Chicago, and has participated in multiple freelance dance shows. She has also performed with Winifred & Haun Dancers "Open Rehearsal", DanceWorks Chicago "DanceBytes", and in a wide repertoire with Northern Dance Theatre in DeKalb, Illinois. Alanna was a principal dancer with Hedwig Dances where she toured internationally to perform in 2015. Alanna is excited to continue pushing her dancing to new heights in her second season with Aerial Dance Chicago!