Erin Powell is 21 years old, and in her first season as an apprentice with Elements. Before accepting her apprenticeship, she was attending Illinois State University as a Dance Performance Major. While there, Erin performed with Dance Association and Illinois State Dance Theatre. She began dancing at a young age with her foundation being Modern technique. Erin has attended intensives hosted by Elements Ballet, Thodos Dance Chicago, and American Dance Festival. Erin loves choreographing, improvising, partnering, and any type of collaboration. Outside of dance, she enjoys painting, photographing, and spending time with nature. Erin is very grateful for the opportunity to dance with Elements, and would like to thank the company for their open hearts and welcoming energy.