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Abigail is a New York City native. She received training at the School of American Ballet where she danced numerous children’s roles with New York City Ballet and New York City Opera where she had the pleasure of performing the “Little Girl” in 110 in the Shade with Susan Stroman choreography. Ms. Mentzer danced as a Soloist with the Pennsylvania Ballet for 11 years. In that time she performed many works by world renowned choreographers including the Pas de Quatre in Christopher Wheeldon’s Swan Lake, Jerome Robbins’ Afternoon of a Faun and “Hermia” in George Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Movie credits include Corps de Ballet dancer in Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan. Ms. Mentzer was named Pointe Magazine’s “Very Impressive Performer” in 2008. She would like to thank her family and friends for their love and support.