Tessa Crawford originates from Columbia, Missouri where she began her training at Columbia Performing Arts Centre. In 2014 she received her B.F.A in Dance Performance from The Hartt School, under the direction of Stephen Pier. Tessa has had the opportunity to perform works by Benoit Swan Pouffer, Jon Bond, Gregory Dolbashian, Loni Landon, Jose Limon, George Balanchine, and Take Ueyama. She has also studied at various programs such as Cedar Lake 360, Northwest Dance Project, and The Julidanse Festival in Amsterdam, NL. Since moving to New York she has performed works by Erin Dillon and Kirsten Schranze. She also is currently a part of a new show, "Que Sera Sera", produced and directed by Shirlene Quigley. Tessa is very excited to be working with The Dash Ensemble.