HS2 Apprentice Alex Clauss (Pittsburgh, PA) attended Interlochen Arts Academy under the direction of Cameron Basden, and earned his BFA in dance and a minor in arts management from Alonzo King LINES Ballet and Dominican University of California’s joint program. He received additional training through the Lou Conte Dance Studio’s scholarship program and Sidra Bell Dance New York’s module2015, as well as Northwest Dance Project’s LAUNCH, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Point Park University and River North Dance Chicago. He performed in Robert Sher-Machherndl’s RUSH at the American College Dance Festival Association’s 2014 National College Dance Festival at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and has danced original works by choreographers Christian Burns, Gregory Dawson, Amanda Miller and Hope Mohr. Clauss joined Hubbard Street 2 as an HS2 Apprentice in September 2016.
Home Town: Pittsburgh PA