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Adrienne Hurd is a native New Yorker; She began her training studying at the Joffery Ballet School, School of American Ballet and the Alvin Ailey School, all on Scholarship. She has danced with The Neubert Ballet, Dance Brazil, Ailey II, The Jamison Project, and Earl Mosley’s Diversity of Dance. She was an assistant and rehearsal director for Judith Jamison for The Jamison Project. She has worked with Alvin Ailey, Judith Jamison, Michael Peters, Paula Abdul, Twyla Tharp, Garth Fagan, Donald McKayle, Graciela Daniele, Jeff Calhoun, Vince Patterson, and Earl Mosley. She has appeared on the Broadway in Down To Earth, Dangerous Games and Annie Get your Gun. She has taught at the University of Minnesota, Open Look Dance Festival St. Petersburg, Russia, Dance New Amsterdam, JKO School at American Ballet Theater, American Ballet Theater Summer Intensive NYC, Joffery Ballet School, Professional Performing Arts School, Ailey Extension, The Ailey School, The Ailey School Junior Division, Steps on Broadway and Rasta Thomas’ “Rock The Ballet”. She is the resident Choreographer for the Nomad Contemporary Ballet Company. She has choreographed for The Ailey School/Fordham University, University of Texas at Austin, U of Minnesota, The Ailey School Junior Division, ABT Summer Intensive NYC, Lynch Ballet Company, Professional Performing Arts School, She has choreographed original Musicals; CRACKED, The Lost Boys, Open Rehearsal at the Theatre for the New City and SPEAK the Show for SummerStage NYC.