Jazz / Lyrial Instructor
Hayden has been dancing since the age of four and has received training at various local studios, including Dance Impressions in Bountiful, Utah; Strictly Rhythm Dance Center in Springfield, Virginia; and Impact Dance Project in Springfield, Virginia. During this time, she trained primarily in the styles of contemporary, jazz, ballet, modern, lyrical, and tap.
Pingree attended the Regional High School Dance Festival in March of 2019, training for 3 days taking classes from various artists in a range of different styles. She also performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. in June of 2018 for the Cappies Gala, a high school theater and journalism student awards show. During her time in college, she worked with Daniel Clifton and Satu Hummasti in performing “Bell Hill” for the University of Utah’s Marriott School of Dances’ Performing Dance Company show in 2020, in addition to performing in various student works. She graduated with her BFA in Modern Dance from the University of Utah in the spring of 2023.
Hayden has a passion for working with children and teaching them the art of dancing, and enjoys helping them find their own confidence, joy, and artistic expression through movement