Allie Papazian is from Los Angeles, CA. She trained on scholarship at Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and was a member of the inaugural class in the Alonzo King's LINES ballet BFA program at Dominican University of California where she graduated summa cum laude in 2010. While in college she danced professionally with Mark Foehringer dance project SF, Central California Ballet, and performed with Zhukov Dance Theatre for their 2010 and 2011 seasons. Upon graduation she joined the Compañía Nacional de Danza in Madrid, Spain. In her five years with the CND she has had the privilege of performing works by Nacho Duato, Mats Ek, Ohad Naharin, Jiri Kylian, Johan Inger, and Alexander Ekman among others. Later she joined ODC dance for their 2015/2016 season. After freelancing and working with numerous bay area companies including Post:Ballet, Kambara+Dancers, Soulskin dance, and Dance Theatre of San Francisco she is thrilled to return to ODC dance as a company member this 2019/2020 season.