Directors and Dancers

Hope Laman

Company Member since 2011

Hope Laman has been dancing since she first saw The Nutcracker at the age of three. (Thank you forever, Mom!) She trained with Eleanor Peters, Columbia Ballet School, Ballet Magnificat!, Columbia College and UNC Greensboro where she received degrees in dance and English in 2003. She has performed with the Burke Community Ballet Company, X Factor, Prodigal Dance Project, Lee Harper and Dancers and for three glorious years lived out of a suitcase while on tour with The Masterpiece: A Toymaker’s Dream. Hope has performed on five continents as well as all over the contiguous United States. Hope is thrilled to dance with Refuge and share the gifts God has given her!