Amanda Wells was born in San Francisco, where she began her formal dance training at the San Francisco Ballet School. She continued to train and perform with the Boston Ballet and Richmond Ballet Company. Amanda relocated to New York to attend NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts where she earned a BFA. Upon graduation she joined the Stephen Petronio Company where for ten years she had the pleasure of creating new works, touring and teaching master classes across the US, Europe, Asia and Australia. Wells also served as a faculty member at Dance Cavise in Westchester, NY and The New England Academy of Dance in New Canaan, CT. She is a certified OM Yoga instructor, and currently a part of the Teacher Certification Program with Susan Klein. Amanda is thrilled to be apart of the inaugural season of L.A. Dance Project.