Allysen Hooks is from Houston, TX where she attended the High School for Performing and Visual Arts. She graduated from The Juilliard School in 2010 and went on to work with Dance Heginbotham, directed by John Heginbotham. Allysen has been working with Gallim since 2012, and is a close collaborator of director Andrea Miller. She has traveled extensively to perform, teach, and set Miller’s work. She has created her own work at the High School for Performing and Visual Arts and Indiana University.
Georgia Usborne was born in Sheffield, England. Upon graduating from Central School of Ballet, she joined Bern Ballet in Switzerland under the direction of Cathy Marston. There, Georgia worked with choreographers including Orjan Andersson, Alexander Ekman, Adonis Foniadakis, Johan Inger, Didy Veldman and Noa Zuk, and completed her MA in Contemporary Dance. Georgia joined Gallim in 2014, and has since created, performed and taught with the company nationally and internationally. Georgia is Gallim’s Studio Programming Coordinator, managing performances, master classes, and residencies. She is also the founder and producer of Create:ART, a pop-up performance and residency platform for emerging artists in NYC, supported by the Brooklyn Arts Council.
Dan Walczak,based in Brooklyn, NY, has worked with Gallim since 2008. He has been a part of multiple world premieres and has taught and set work at colleges and institutions throughout the US. He has performed throughout Europe and North America and has presented his own work in Jackson Hole, WY, and the Performing Arts Project where he was on faculty in 2016 and 2018. Walczak has also worked with MADBOOTS DANCE, LoudHoundMovement, and Patricia Noworol Dance Theater.
Gary Reagan is from Linfield, Pennsylvania where he began his dance training at a young age. He then trained abroad at The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance in Israel in 2014, focusing on gaga and ballet. He graduated from The University of the Arts in 2015 with a B.F.A. in Dance then moved to Los Angeles to join Ate9 Dance Company, with whom he worked for two years. Gary joined Gallim in February 2018.
Haley Sung is originally from South Korea, where she received Korean folk dance and ballet training at the age of eight. She earned her BFA in Dance from University of the Arts with a “Promising Artist” Scholarship in May 2017. Haley further studied dance at The Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp and has performed abroad in France, Korea, Italy, and Luxembourg. Haley first joined Gallim as an apprentice in 2017 for Stone Skipping and is thrilled to continue working with the company.
Ashley Hill received her BFA and minor in Communication from East Carolina University, graduating magna cum laude. She has performed works by Gregory Dolbashian, Emily Schoen, and David Ingram. After moving to New York City in 2017, she has performed as a freelance artist. She joined Gallim as an apprentice in 2018 for the premiere of To Create a World at The Joyce Theatre. Ashley is excited to continue working and performing with the company.
Sean Rosado is a Texas native and a graduate of Cornish College of the Arts, Sean Rosado received his BFA in Dance in 2015. He has been privileged to perform the choreography of Alex Ketley, Camille A Brown, Crystal Pite, David Harvey, Kate Wallich, Kate Weare, Madboots Dance and William Forsythe. He has also had the opportunity to perform with Ashani Dances, The Pendleton House, Kate Wallich + The YC2 and Chamber Dance Company.
Sean Lammer is from Lancaster, PA and studied at the Walnut Hill School for the Arts. He received his BFA from The Juilliard School and performed works by Ohad Naharin, Roy Assaf, Martha Graham, Twyla Tharp, Nacho Duato, José Limón, Helen Simoneau and Katarzyna Skarpetowska, while exploring his own choreographic work. He has taught and volunteered at programs in Botswana, New Orleans and Orlando as well as performed at free concerts at health care facilities across New York.
Anthonio Brady is originally from the U.S Virgin Islands, beginning his formal training at the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities. He recently graduated from SUNY at Purchase College, with his education made possible by the Adopt-A-Dancer scholarship. Anthonio has had the privilege to perform works by Evan Copeland, Sidra Bell, George Balanchine, and Marco Geoke. He attended Springboard Danse Montréal in 2019 under the direction of Alexandra Wells. Anthonio is delighted to be a part of the Gallim family, joining the company for the premiere of True, very and revival of Boat at Jacob’s Pillow.