Allison Wilson (Ensemble/Hunyak) began her performing career here at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre in the 1981 production of Chicago by dancing with her mother, Jana Beard, in “Me and My Baby”. Past Arkansas Repertory Theatre shows include Evita, A Chorus Line, Gypsy and Anything Goes. She has also performed in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, 42nd Street (Moscow), Guys and Dolls and Carnival (Papermill Playhouse) and All Night Strut (Marriott Lincolnshire). She received her BFA in Dance Performance from Butler University and has studied under Ann Reinking at the Broadway Theatre Project, the Joffrey Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre. She is the co-director of Shuffles and Ballet II here in Little Rock and has performed in and choreographed for Ballet Arkansas’ the Nutcracker as well as shows at the Argenta Community Theatre and the Weekend Theatre. Many thanks to Ron, Michael and Cliff for this amazing opportunity. To my students, family and friends thank you so much for your support and to my 3 favorite boys at home, I love you so much!