Program Books/Hannah Alissa Rich­ard­son

Hannah Alissa Rich­ard­son

Hannah Alissa Rich­ard­son (Toron­to, Ontario, Canada) gradu­ated with honors from The Ailey School Certificate Program. She has per­formed works by cho­reo­graphers including Ray Mercer, Bradley Shelver, Kirven Douthit-Boyd, Earl Mosley, William Forsythe, and Robert Battle. She has been a featured dancer in festivals including Jacob’s Pillow and the Holland Dance Festival, and had the honor of performing the world premiere of Grace and Mercy choreographed by Ronald K. Brown at Bard’s SummerScape festival. Some of her film and television credits include Orion Pictures’ Every Day and Disney Channel’s Backstage. Richardson was a proud member of Ailey II for one season before joining the company in 2022. She is also a guest artist with Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, A Dance Company. Richardson is thrilled to be part of Ailey and is grateful for all those who’ve continued to support her along her journey. Instagram: @hannahxrichardson.