Alana Sargent Dance
Alana graduated from the New Zealand School of Dance in 2010. In her third year of training she was offered an apprenticeship with Sydney Dance Company sponsored by Foxtel, who chronicled her experience as a dancer into a documentary. This led to a full time position in 2012.
Alana performed with the company for four years working with numerous choreogra- phers including Jacopo Godani, Andonis Foniadakis, Alexander Ekman, Emanuel Gat and Stephanie Lake. Her performances included Rafael Bonachela’s Frame of Mind, which won ‘Best Choreography in a Dance Work’ and ‘Best Dance Work’ at the 2015 Helpmann Awards. Alana joined EDC as a company dancer in 2016.
She is also a costume designer, and has created costumes featuring in Sydney Dance Company’s New Breed, Liesel Zink’s Inter at Flowstate and EDC’s Propel and Converge. For Everyday RequiemAlana joined the EDC marketing team as Social Media Assistant.