Molly Haslag began formal dance training in her hometown of Jefferson City, Missouri at the age of 4. She has been trained in classical ballet technique, pointe, contemporary, modern, jazz, and hiphop. In 2017, she graduated Summa Cum Laude from Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in Dance and a Bachelor of Social Work. Upon graduation, Molly accepted a position as a company dancer with the Dancing Wheels Company and School in Cleveland, Ohio. During her four seasons with the company, she enjoyed both national and international touring and performing works by choreographers such as Marc Brew, David Dorfman, Catherine Meredith, Dianne McIntyre, James Morrow, David Rousseve, and Mark Tomasic. Beyond her work at Dancing Wheels, Molly also danced and choreographed as a freelance artist with Levity Dance and Physical Theatre and The Cleveland Dance Project, performed a guest appearance at the Dysautonomia Support Network Patient Choice Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C., and has been a company member with MorrisonDance since the beginning of 2020. Outside of performing, Molly is also an active dance educator, having taught at several studios in Missouri and the Greater Cleveland region. Molly also earned her Teacher Certification in Physically Integrated Dance and was a regular teacher for Dancing Wheels’ company ballet class and within the company’s school and outreach programming for individuals with and without disabilities. In addition to her dance career, she graduated with a Master of Social Work from Cleveland State University in 2021 with a focus on working with people with disabilities and nonprofit management. Molly is thrilled to be moving to Nashville, Tennessee with her partner and looks forward to continuing her dance career with X Contemporary Dance!