Hailing from Tulsa, OK, LizAnne fell in love with dance at age four after seeing Giselle on TV. Her first professional dance years were spent with the Tulsa Ballet. Towards the end of her time there she earned her BFA from the University of Oklahoma. After college LizAnne spent a season with the Louisville Ballet. Since relocating to San Francisco in 2007 she has been honored to work with many inspiring Bay Area artists. In addition to her work with MFDP|SF, she is a FACT/SF company member. LizAnne is also a certified STOTT PILATES® instructor, and ballet teacher for Brisbane Dance Workshop. This is her seventh Nutcracker Sweets with MFDP|SF.