Natalie Grant began her formal training with the Summit Invitational Pre-Professional Company before receiving her BFA in Dance Performance from Chapman University. In her final semester of college, she was a trainee with BackhausDance directed by Jennifer Backhaus. Upon graduation, Natalie moved to San Francisco to train at the SF Conservatory of Dance under the direction of Summer Lee Rhatigan. Natalie has attended summer programs such as Springboard Danse Montreal, American Dance Festival, and BODYTRAFFIC. She has performed the works of Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Ohad Naharin, VIMVIGOR, Alex Ketley, Netta Yerushalmy, Misha Getman, Spenser Theberge, and Peter Chu. Natalie has staged Alex Ketley’s Poem (Part 1) and is a current member of his company, The Foundry.