Brittany Hillyer is a member of New York City Ballet’s corps de ballet. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia and began her dance training at the age of three at the Lawrenceville School of Ballet in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Ms. Hillyer studied at the School of American Ballet, the official school of New York City Ballet, during the summers of 2005, 2006, and 2007 before enrolling as a full time student in fall 2007. In October 2009, Ms. Hillyer became an apprentice with NYCB and joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in August 2010.
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