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Elinor Hitt



Biography

Elinor Hitt (Corps de Ballet) was born in Washington, D.C., and began training at Arlington Center for Dance and at the Washington School of Ballet. At age 16, Elinor was accepted to the School of American Ballet where she danced the principal character role in Cortège Hongrois for the SAB’s annual Workshop Performance. Elinor joined the second company at Pennsylvania Ballet dancing in ballets by George Balanchine, William Forsythe, Christopher Wheeldon, and Petipa. This is Elinor’s third season with The Suzanne Farrell Ballet.
Elinor Hitt