Megan Hearn

Company Dancer

Biography

Megan was born in Anaheim, California. She started her training at The Dance Factory where she competed in all styles of dance and later received her classical training at Long Beach Ballet and Maple Conservatory of Dance. Megan became a member of Maple Youth Ballet when she was 15 and performed many roles including Sugar Plum Fairy, Dew Drop, Arabian, and Doll from The Nutcracker, Spring Fairy from Cinderella, Dark Angel from Serenade, and the second Gamzatti variation from La Bayadere. She continued her training on full scholarship at Pacific Northwest Ballet in the professional division where she performed Twyla Tharp’s Sweet Fields and Divertimento from George Balanchine’s Le Baiser de la fee. Megan also had the opportunity to perform in The Nutcracker, Don Quixote, Coppelia, and Cinderella. She attended summer programs at the School of American Ballet, and on full scholarship, at Pacific Northwest Ballet and Los Angeles Ballet. Since joining Ballet Idaho in 2012, Megan has had the opportunity to perform roles such as Sugar Plum Fairy, Snow Queen, Dew Drop and Spanish in The Nutcracker, Pas de Trois in Swan Lake, and Russian Corps in Serenade. She is on faculty at Ballet Idaho Academy and a guest teacher at Impact Dance Center and Strong Dance Studios in California. She has also choreographed and staged The Nutcracker for Strong Dance Studios. Megan joined Ballet Idaho in the 2012/2013 season.

Sponsored for the 2016/17 season by John and Renee Laude.