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Libby West is from San Antonio, Texas. She received her early training from Susan Connally, Esther Mayer, and continued at Ballet San Antonio Academy. She attended summer programs at American Ballet Theatre and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. After graduating from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Libby was a trainee with American Repertory Ballet. While at ARB, she trained with Mary Barton, Kathleen Moore, and Maria Youskevitch and performed with the company and with Princeton Ballet School. In 2015, Libby joined the Montgomery Ballet where she performed roles including Titania in A Midsummer Nights Dream and Fairy of the Crystal Fountain in Sleeping Beauty. Libby then joined Ballet Dallas under the direction of Carter Alexander. She is excited to begin her second season with the company!