Hassan Blandford New York, began his dance training at the LaGuardia Performing Arts H.S. He also trained at the School of American Ballet, The Rock School and The Juilliard School. Hassan has danced with the Atlanta Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Donald Byrd the Group, and as a guest artist with many local and regional dance companies. In 2001 he began teaching Ballet at local dance studios within the tri-state area and for the Dept.of Education at Bronx Dance Academy and is currently a substitute dance teacher at LaGuardia H.S. This is Hassan's first season with VISIONS Contemporary Ballet.