Mercedes Rice, Ballet West II
Born: Salt Lake City, UT
Joined Ballet West II: 2013
Training: Pulse 31 Competition Studio, Ballet West Academy, Ballet West Professional Training Division
Favorite Roles: Giselle and Lady of the Camellias
Desired Roles: Bolero, Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, and works by William Forsythe, Christopher Wheeldon and Jiri Kylian.
Additional Information: Awarded Overall Teen Solo at Hollywood Vibe National Finals in 2007 and Third Overall Contemporary Solo at YAGP Denver in 2010.