Hollie E. Wright (Woman #2). Miss Wright, a Philadelphia native, began her professional career at The Philadephia Dance Company (Philadanco!). She went on to Broadway working with Maurice Hines in Hot Feet, performing the lead before the show closed. Other favorites, regionally and touring: The Color Purple (First National Tour), Oklahoma (Arena Stage, first Black Dream Laurey in a regional theatre), Amazing Grace, and Cabin In the Sky. Holding a B.F.A. in Dance Education, Miss Wright is currently Jazz Chair at The Ailey School. She is also on faculty at American Ballet Theater Summer Series, Purelements, and has taught at NYU and SUNY Purchase. Choreography stateside and abroad includes favorites: UniverSoul Circus, a commercial spot for Party City, production of Dream Girls, DanceUnika in Italy, Hair, and Disaster! The Musical at NYU. Hollie wants to thank family, friends, LDC, and all of my students who inspire me.