Ms. Brictson grew up dancing and training in both Elgin and Chicago. A graduate from Larkin High School's Performing Arts High School Hanna accepted a company position with River North Dance Chicago in 2004. Within her 12 years at RNDC, Ms. Brictson has choreographed on the company, been Rehearsal Assistant, co-choreographed with director Frank Chaves, and performed all over the world. Hanna has danced in works by Robert Battle, Mauro Astolfi, Ivan Perez, Sidra Bell, Lauri Stallings, Harrison McEldowney, Sherry Zunker, Frank Chaves, Luca Signoretti, Anton Rudakov, Julia Rhodes,and Kevin Iega Jeff. Hanna has also worked with ODC in San Francisco and Northwest Dance Project in Portland.
Hanna most recently danced and assistant Rehearsal directed for two seasons with Visceral Dance Chicago.
Miss Brictson has now turned to creating her own company of work called Hanna Brictson and Dancers.
Her company most recently performed in Dance For Life 2018, and continues to grow in the Chicago Dance Community.
She also directs and choreographs for her own youth company “ Integrity Dance Company” based in the suburbs of chicago.
Her choreographic work has been set on River North Dance Chicago, MADCO Dance Company St.Louis, University of Iowa Dance Department, Dance In The Parks Chicago, Kmart National commercials, high school dance teams, and competitive dance studios through out the country. She has taught in Israel, Russia, Germany, and all over the U.S..
Miss Brictson has been recognized for her dedication to the dance art form and her career in Dance Magazine on two separate occasions and is also a former Princess Grace Dancer Nominee and also a Princess Grace Choreographic Fellowship Nominee.