Alexander Haquia grew up in Morris County, New Jersey, and began his dance journey at the age of 15 under the direction of Ashley Hosbach and tutelage of choreographer Tracy Badini. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with Honors in Dance from the Fordham/Ailey BFA program with the Class of 2022. Haquia performed internationally at the Holland Dance Festival, as well as in Alvin Ailey’s ballet Memoria at New York City Center before joining Ballet Hispanicó in 2021. He has worked with choreographers including Francesca Harper, Twyla Tharp, Matthew Rushing, Pedro Ruiz, Ray Mercer, and Yusha Marie Sorzano. This is Alex’s second season with Ballet Hispánico.