Come dance with Ben Delony for: Beginning/Intermediate Ballet-Tuesday at 6:00PM; INTRO Ballet-Tuesday at 7:30PM; Intermediate Ballet, Wednesday at 6:00PM and Broadway Jazz-Wednesday in June at 7:30PM. Read more about Ben below!
A native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Ben Delony spent summers at Ballet Austin, Harid Conservatory, and Hubbard Street before matriculating through the ballet department at Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music. Upon graduating with a performance bachelors degree, he had been featured in numerous works ranging from George Balanchine to Agnes DeMille, Twyla Tharp, Frederick Ashton and Joshua Bergasse. He spent multiple seasons with Ballet Memphis and Ballet Nouveau Colorado and later formed a strong relationship with Houston Grand Opera, where he was a regular dancer since 2013. Regional theater credits include the Arvada Center Theater, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Central City Opera, and Boston Early Music Festival. He is a former member of the ballet chorus at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City as well as former faculty for Ballet Academy East, Rioult Dance Center, and New York University. He is based in Houston, TX.