Eliza Lanham Jones began dancing at the age of 4. After 12 years of training under the direction of Jacqueline Colledge, she danced professionally with Utah Metropolitan Ballet (formerly Utah Regional Ballet) for two seasons prior to attending Juilliard. She received her BFA from Juilliard May of 2017. While at Juilliard she had the privilege of performing works by Merce Cunningham and Paul Taylor, as well as new creations by Takehiro Ueyama, Loni Landon, Zvi Gotheiner, and Matthew Neenan. Weeks after graduating, she and her husband welcomed a baby girl into the world. She looks forward to opportunities to communicate, teach, and connect with her community through dance.
"Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better." - Samuel BeckettAlumni