Hannah-Ireland Durando is a native of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, she graduated from Averett in May, 2023 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design and Technical Theatre, with a concentration in Costume Design, and a minor in History.
As an undergraduate, Hannah-Ireland served as chair of the student conduct board, Vice President of the Averett Theatre Players, and worked as a Student Ambassador. In her spare time, Hannah works as a competitive dance instructor, and she likes to spend time sewing and reading.
My favorite place in Danville:
The Dog-Eared Page or Galactic Treasures.
What advice do you have for a student choosing Averett?
Don’t be afraid to ask for help and know how to advocate for yourself.
What was your favorite class at Averett?
Dr.Phillips Honors History of Rock’n’roll! Dr.Phillips radiates joy and her class was really fun.
Hannah counsels students from the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, South Carolina and Washington; the Virginian counties of: Alexandria, Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Dumfries, Fairfax, Fairfax City, Falls Church, Fauquier, Frederick, Fredericksburg, Highland, Loudoun, Lunenburg, Manassas Park, Page, Prince William, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren, Winchester, Woodstock, and the North Carolina counties & cities of: Anson, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chatham, Charlotte, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Camden, Duplin, Edgecombe, Franklin, Gastonia, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenior, Lumberton, Macon, Martin, Matthews, Mecklenburg, Moore, Nash, New Bern, New Hanover, Newton, Northampton, Oak Island, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Richmond, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Union, Warren, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson.