Texas native Amanda Morgan is thrilled to begin her third season with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre after spending a year in PBT School’s Graduate Program. Amanda began her training with Martelly School of Ballet in her hometown of Marshall, Texas, and continued her studies with Longview Ballet Theatre under the direction of Pat George Mitchell. Her training also includes summer intensives at The Rock School for Dance Education, North Carolina Dance Theatre (now Charlotte Ballet), Boston Ballet, Carolina Ballet and PBT School. After high school, Amanda attended the University of North Carolina School of the Arts where she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2016. Her repertoire includes Western Symphony, Peter Pan, Le Corsaire, Giselle, The Nutcracker, Alice in Wonderland, Romeo and Juliet, Mark Morris’ Sandpaper Ballet, The Sleeping Beauty, Serenade, Allegro Brillante, Frederick Ashton’s Birthday Offering, and many others. Some of Amanda’s favorite roles to date have been Snow Queen in Terrence S. Orr’s The Nutcracker and a featured singing role as Rosalia in Jerome Robbins’ West Side Story Suite.