Princess Grace Award:
Dance Scholarship, 2016, Chris Hellman Dance Award
Tyson Ali Clark (Somerville, MA), 15, began his dance training at the age of 3 at Mary Flynn Murphy Dance in Somerville, MA. He also trained at the Gold School with Project Moves dance company, Brockton, MA, with additional summer study on full merit scholarship at the School of American Ballet (2014, 2015), and Houston Ballet Academy (2016). He is currently at Boston Ballet School, under the direction of Margaret Tracey, on full merit scholarship as a Trainee. He has performed with both the Company and BBII, the second company, in many Boston Ballet productions, including The Nutcracker, Third Symphony of Gustav Mahler, Swan Lake and the School’s Next Generation showcase.