courtney hope, a freelance movement artist, recently relocated to the Twin Cities from California.
She has trained in ballet, jazz, multiple forms of contemporary and hip-hop. Her heart currently lies in finding her groove and work in contemporary, both teaching and performing.
You can find her in the studio with these artists past and present; Fullstop, PUSH, Sarah Bush Dance Project, Soulskin dance and David Herrera Performance Company. Courtney is also the co-founder along with Rose Huey and Nina Wu of the creative collective rag-bag.
Courtney is educated in chemistry and criminal justice (University of San Francisco) and has spent time as a laboratory technician and analyst in the cannabis testing field. She has been featured in the San Francisco Chronicle for her duality as a scientist and artist. She is an amateur photographer interested in capturing candid moments with her old film camera.