Blake Allan (Dancer, Company member since 2015) was born and raised in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. She began her dance training at a small dance studio called Stage Door Dance Inc. where she was trained in ballet, contemporary, jazz, pointe and tap. In May 2015, Blake received her BFA degree in Dance from Marymount Manhattan College under the direction of Katie Langan. While there she performed works by Paul Taylor, Dwight Rhoden, Jae Man Joo, Aszure and Cherice Barton, Nancy Lushington, and others. Blake has attended summer dance intensives from Paul Taylor, Mark Morris, San Francisco Conservatory and Rioult Dance NY to further her training in dance.