Beckanne Sisk - Ballet West Soloist

Hometown: Longview, Texas
Joined Ballet West II: 2010
Joined Ballet West: 2011
Promoted to Demi-Soloist: 2012
Promoted to Soloist: 2013 

Beckanne Sisk has studied ballet since the age of five. She began her training at the Studio of Creative Arts under Pat George Mitchell, director of Longview Ballet Theatre. At age 13, she was awarded a full scholarship to The Rock School for Dance Education in Philadelphia where she studied until 2010. She also attended summer intensives at Tulsa Ballet, The Rock School, American Ballet Theatre, Miami City Ballet, and Pacific North West Ballet. She competed in Youth America Grand Prix and was a New York City finalist from 2006-2010. In 2006, she was a Bronze medalist and, in 2008, she was First Runner Up in the Discount Dance Model Search. She received the Jerome Robbins Scholarship Award in 2007.