Katelyn Conrad began her classical training at the age of nine with the Long Beach Ballet Academy in Southern California. She has been featured in roles such as Clara, Snow Queen, and Dewdrop in The Nutcracker, Jasmine in Aladdin, Odile in Swan Lake, and Swanhilda in Coppelia. She competed in Youth America Grand Prix for seven years placing first in both classical and contemporary divisions and qualifying forthe New York City Finals. Katelyn spent the previous season in Chicago as a trainee with The Joffrey Ballet Academy. She performed Alexei Kremnev’s Windy Sand with The Joffrey Studio Company in the YAGP Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow Gala in New York, as well as the Joffrey’s Spring Gala. This will be Katelyn’s first season as a professional dancer with Utah Regional Ballet.