Hamilton Nieh grew up in Washington DC, Hong Kong and Seattle. He received formative dance training under Victor Ullate in Madrid, Spain and at San Francisco Ballet School. Nieh has performed professionally in Canada, Spain and the United States. His repertoire includes works of Petipa, Bejart, Limon, Balanchine, Trey McIntyre, Jean Grand Maitre, Peter Quanz and Helen Pickett to name a few. Hamilton is featured with the Alberta Ballet in the recent film “Joni Mitchell’s The Fiddle and the Drum,” danced with Luna Negra Dance Theater in Chicago, and currently dances with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal. Nieh was nominated for the Princess Grace Award for Performance in 2009.