Photos by Jeff Cravotta


Hometown: Tinton Falls, NJ
Dancing Since: Age 3
Seasons with North Carolina Dance Theatre: 1
Favorite role you've danced: Symphony in C - Second Movement Principal
Favorite Charlotte restaurant: Harvest Moon Grille
Pets: My Chihuahua Izzy - she will never stop barking!

Megan Dillon, originally from Syracuse, NY, began dancing with Cathy Mucci at Dance Centre North, where she trained until moving to New Jersey in 2004. She continued her dance training at The Academy of Dance Arts in Red Bank, NJ, with Jennifer James Church, and Shayne and Nick Mishoe. In 2010, she was accepted into Miami City Ballet School's Pre-Professional Division, where she trained for a year before moving to Philadelphia to train under the direction of Bojan and Stephanie Spassoff at The Rock School for Dance Education. Megan has attended summer programs at American Academy of Ballet, The School of American Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet School and Chautauqua Institute School of Dance. Megan’s favorite performances include Balanchine’s Western Symphony, Stars and Stripes, Second movement principal in Symphony in C; and Arabian in Peter Anastos’s The Nutcracker.