Instructor of Dance, Interlochen Arts Camp
Artistic Director, Dance Now! Miami
B.F.A., The Juilliard School; University of Utah, Ballet Department
Hannah Baumgarten, Co-Director of Dance NOW! Miami with Diego Salterini grew up between Santa Cruz, California, and Jerusalem, Israel where she began her dance training. Hannah received a B.F.A from Juilliard under Ben Harkarvy after the University of Utah Ballet Department under Conrad Ludlow and Janek Schergen. Hannah worked with Utah Ballet, Labyrinth DanceTheatre, Michael Uthoff DanceTheatre, Karen Peterson, Momentum, Giovanni Luquini and Ballet Flamenco. Hannah is a State of Florida Choreographic Fellow; she taught/had her work presented throughout the US and abroad including at Juilliard. Hannah directed the Magnet Dance Program at Dillard Center for the Arts, Ft. Lauderdale for 10 years; currently teaches at Miami Arts Charter. Baumgarten is certified in Pilates from Core Dynamics she served as grant panelist for the Florida and Miami Departments of Cultural Affairs. Hannah is Summer faculty at Interlochen since 2004 and the Joffrey Ballet School since 2012, serving as master teacher, recruiter and international ambassador.