Colleen Hendricks, a native of Sonoma County, CA began dancing at 4 years old training in various styles. At 14, Hendricks joined the pre professional modern company Surge Dance under the direction of Bernadette Alverio performing all over the Bay Area. She moved to Southern California in 2014 to obtain her BFA in Dance at California State University, Long Beach. During her time there she performed works by guest artists such as Colleen Thomas, Sidra Bell, Doug Varone and Robert Moses and has shown her own work at the American College Dance Association (Baja Region). Upon graduating, Hendricks has collaborated and danced for Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Company, Jacob Jonas The Company, Keith Johnson and Dancers and S A U M A | mvmt. She is currently a faculty member at Elevation Dance Studios in Signal Hill, CA. She is beyond excited and honored to be back working with LACDC as a guest artist.