Carlyn (Carly) Wood started her dance training at the age of three at Lawrenceville School of Ballet in Georgia. She later began dancing with their affiliated company Southern Ballet Theatre. With SBT she studied ballet, classical and contemporary jazz and modern along with many other styles of dance. Carly also had the opportunity to study in summer programs with American Ballet Theatre and at Georgia’s Governor’s Honors Program. Carly went on to attend Point Park University in Pittsburgh where she majored in dance performance. In college she spent a semester abroad in London studying theatre and ancient arts at Regent’s University. Carly currently lives in Nashville and works as a teacher at Dance in Bloom. In her free time she can usually be found hanging out with her dog, Nike.

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