Faith MorrisonPolaris Dance Company Member
Faith Morrison was born in the tundra of Alaska and raised in the Rocky Mountains of Montana. She completed her MFA in Dance at the University of Oregon in 2015, and received her BA in Dance and Mathematics from the University of Montana in 2010. While attending university, Faith performed at the Kennedy Center for the National American College Dance Festival in choreography by Bebe Miller in 2010, and in choreography by Rachel Winchester in 2014. After completing her undergraduate degrees, Faith performed as a company member with Headwaters Dance Company in Montana, and toured as a company member with Rocky Mountain Ballet Theatre at the 2010 World Expo in China. Faith received Graduate Teaching Fellowships from 2012-2015 in the Dance Department at the University of Oregon where she taught Modern, Ballet, Jazz, Contact Improvisation, and Swing. In 2016, Faith received her RYT 200-Hr Yoga Teaching Certification from Yandara Yoga in Baja, Mexico. Currently, Faith is a dance and yoga instructor at several schools in Portland, and is thrilled to be performing with Polaris Dance Theatre!