Anna Hooper

Teacher, Patron Services Specialist

Anna Hooper resides in Portland, OR and received dance training with Vancouver School of the Arts & Academics, Northwest Dance Project, Bodyvox, and the Jefferson Dancers. She graduated from SUNY Purchase College in 2018 with a BFA in dance performance and composition, minor in psychology, and the Outstanding Senior Award. Anna has danced in works by Kyle Abraham, Sidra Bell, Birdhouse, Sue Bernhard, Merce Cunningham, Tracey Durbin, Caitlin Javech, Keerati Jinakunwiphat, Emily Kessler, Sara Parker, Jonathan Reidel, and Michelle Thompson Ulerich. Anna’s choreography has been presented at Portland’5, Purchase College’s Dance Theater Lab, American Dance Guild Festival, T2 Dance Project’s ChoreoFest, and during artistic residency with Vancouver School of the Arts & Academics. Most recently, she choreographed for the production of Tinderella presented by Stumptown Stages. Anna is proud to have assisted Kyle Abraham in rehearsals with New York City Ballet for the creation of The Runaway, in addition to dancing in the 2019 film Cunningham directed by Alla Kovgan. She is on faculty at BodyVox Dance Center and Hillsboro Dance Center.