Olivia received her technical training (ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, modern, musical theatre) from the Fort Wayne Ballet beginning at the age of 6 under instructors such as Karen Gibbons Brown, Tracy Tritz, and Jeremy Blanton. With the Fort Wayne Ballet, she performed in productions including The Nutcracker (snowflake, flower corp. etc.) and Sleeping Beauty (Carabosse). She spent two summers training with the Radio City Rockettes at their intensive program. Olivia also performed in a 9/11 Tribute piece with the Buglisi Dance Theatre in New York City. In Fort Wayne, Olivia has been in many productions in the local theatre community. She appeared in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (ensemble, dance captain) at the Civic Theatre, Catch Me If You Can (ensemble, dance captain) at the University of St. Francis, and Bat Boy at Arena Dinner Theatre. In addition Olivia performed as a dancer in the Fort Wayne Philharmonic’s production of Holiday Pops. As a choreographer, she has worked with Miami Middle School’s show choir (2012-2015) and with the men’s show choir at Bishop Luers High School (2013-2016).
CAPRI PARRISH WILLIAMS
MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE
Capri Parrish Williams, a native of Edon, Ohio, is a professional dancer with the Fort Wayne Dance Collective Touring Company. She received her B.A. in Dance Performance & Choreography from Hope College in Holland, Michigan where she studied under Sharon Wong, Steven Iannacone, Anne-Rene Petrarca, Matthew Farmer, and Crystal Frazier. Capri is an active dance educator, choreographer, and performer in the tri-state area. Recent credits include Three Rivers Music Theatre’s Carrie (Choreographer), FW Civic Theatre’s Sweeney Todd,Mamma Mia! (Sophie), Newsies, White Christmas, Bryan, OH High School’s You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Choreographer), and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Choreographer). @capriannapaige