Anaïs currently plays, "Penny Johnson" in the Broadway National Tour of, Dirty Dancing. Check out http://us.dirtydancingontour.com for tour locations.
Anaïs is an accomplished Dancer, Actress and Model. Her versatility was nurtured in Chicago when, at the age of three, she began studying at The Trinity Irish Dance school. Over the next 14 years she performed and competed with Trinity both in the US and Britain. At six she began ballet training at Chicago Ballet Arts, and, later, with Magaly Suarez, and, Ruth Page School of Dance, where she joined Larry Long's, Civic Ballet of Chicago. Anaïs danced with The Sarasota Ballet for nine seasons. Her ballet repertoire includes numerous works by Balanchine, Frederick Ashton, Christopher Wheeldon, and Matthew Bourne, and performed in Dance Across America, New York City Center, Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival in Christopher Wheeldon’s, The American, as well as collaborating with Suzanne Farrell at the Kennedy Center in Balanchine’s, Diamonds. She has worked with Broadway repititure, Tome Cousin, and performed in Susan Stroman’s Broadway musical, Contact. She has guested with American Contemporary Ballet Los Angeles, State Street Ballet, and Intempo Dance Ensemble. As a model and actress, she has appeared in numerous print ads, commercials and fashion shows, as well as the Kartemquin film, Life’s Lessons.
Throughout Anaïs’s career, she has been praised for her exquisite technique, as well as her artistry and theatrical sensibilities both on stage and in front of a camera. Her dynamic stage presence, and range of dance styles reflect her life-long love of dancing and performing.