Alisa Carreras is a UC Berkeley Alum with a degree in Dance and Performance Studies. She started her training at the age of 9 in the Vaganova method of ballet. Since then she has broadened her training to include jazz, modern, contemporary and hip hop. While in school Alisa trained and worked with GirlFly, an aerial dance non-profit associated with Flyaway productions in the Bay Area. Upon graduating in 2016 she was awarded the Mark Goodson Prize for Distinguished Artistic Talent. Alisa has furthered her education with many dance intensives since graduation including the Mark Morris Intensive, the Bodytraffic Winter Intensive, and the LA contemporary Summer Intensive. Alisa joined Blue13 Dance Company in 2017.