Position: Andrea Bocelli Tour, Guest Principal Dancer; former Soloist, Dresden SemperOper Ballet
Affiliation with organization: 2008 – 2009
Years active at YAGP: 2017 – Present
Brittany O’Connor trained with National Ballet of Canada and Pacific Northwest Ballet, as well as with Fernando Bujones, Gelsey Kirkland, Edward Villella and Peter Boal. Her professional career includes a company position with Dresden SemperOper Ballett, where she performed extensively before relocating to Los Angeles, lending her classical training to a variety of performance styles, including Jazz Funk, Ballroom and Aerial Pole, and becoming a highly sought-after show performer. Ms. O’Connor performs full time but also enjoys coaching and mentoring upcoming talent. She is currently performing on the worldwide tour with celebrated tenor Andrea Bocelli.