Author: Taos Youth Ballet (Alyson Hyder)
Since age 2, I’ve been training and studying to become well-versed in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, pointe, hip-hop, musical theatre and anything else I can get my hands on!
Leland Prival carried on the legacy of his father Bert Prival who established The Bert Prival School of Ballet in Los Angeles, California in 1939 following his career as the Premier Danseur of The Metropolitan Opera Ballet in New York City.
At 17 Allison migrated to New York City where she was given a position as a Trainee with American Ballet Theater Company. It was in New York that her interests broadened from ballet to musical theater.