Lisa Fitzgerald, a New England native, graduated from the post-graduate professional program at The Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts. Ms. Fitzgerald has danced professionally for Connecticut Ballet, Mooney/Cooley Dance, Ballet Ambassadors, Sarah Burges Dance, and co-founded Exit12 Dance Company where she has been instrumental in artistic and administrative roles. Ms. Fitzgerald has taught and performed full-length ballets with Ballet Ambassadors, enriching the lives of youngsters in and around NYC; and was a part of Caitlin Trainor’s Artificial IntelliDance at Tedx, a global conference showcasing “ideas worth sharing”. Ms. Fitzgerald holds a B.A. in performing arts, Summa Cum Laude, from Saint Mary’s College of California and teaches at The Mark Morris Dance Center in NYC.
Baum was born and raised in York, Pennsylvania. She began her dance training at Greater York Youth Ballet and later joined Pennsylvania Regional Ballet. She participated in Regional Dance America as well as attending summer intensives such as The Rock School, The Boston Ballet and The Craft of Choreography Conference in Seattle, WA. After graduating High School in 2008, Napoli attended the State University of New York at Purchase College, where she received a BFA in dance performance in 2012. Following her graduation from SUNY Purchase, Baum performed with a selective group of students for the, 4th International Ballet Invitational Competition, in Beijing, China. For the past four years she has been dancing for Exit 12 Dance Company, performing seasonally in West Hartford, CT as well as Manhattan.