Tricia Albertson began her ballet training in Santa Cruz, CA, with Vicki Bergland and Rebecca Bartlow. After attending several summer programs as a scholarship student at the School of American Ballet in New York, she attended SAB as a full- time student. In 1997, Ms. Albertson joined the Miami City Ballet. She has been a principal dancer at MCB since 2006. Some of her favorite principal roles have been in Giselle, Jerome Robbins' Dances at a Gathering and In the Night, and George Balanchine's Ballet Imperial, Rubies, Square Dance, and The Nutcracker.