Leonard Perez

Milwaukee Ballet II
Dayton Ballet
Indianapolis Ballet
Collage Dance Collective (2019-present)

LEONARD PEREZ, from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, has trained in Spanish dance with the Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater in ballet and modern dance at the Ruth Page School of Dance. He has studied on scholarship at Northeastern Illinois University and has been awarded full scholarships to summer intensive programs at Dance Theatre of Harlem, The Ailey School, River North Dance Chicago, Thodos Dance Chicago, Deeply Rooted Dance Theater and the Ruth Page School of Dance. He danced with Milwaukee Ballet II during the 2015–2016 season and has performed works by Ron de Jesus, Michael Pink, Septime Webre, Randy Duncan, Ruth Page, Lee Wei Chao, Ilya Kozadayev, Brian MacDonald, Victor Alexander and Spanish dance duo Angel Rojas and Carlos Rodriguez. Leonard has performed in the Chicago Dancing Festival, Jacob’s Pillow International Inside/Out Dance Festival, Dance for Life Chicago, and St. Louis’ Spring To Dance Festival. He has also danced professionally with Dayton Ballet where he performed works by Gina Patterson and Jiri Kylian and Indianapolis Ballet where he performed works by Joshua Bergasse and George Balanchine. This is Leonard’s fifth season with Collage Dance Collective.


Leonard Perez, Collage Dance Collective

See also:

Getting to Know Company Artist Leonard Perez, Collage Dance
Dancer of the Month – August 2022, Leonard Perez, Horizon VU Sound and Movement
Dancing Through Diversity, Memphis Health and Fitness
Considering a Gap Year After High School? Here’s What You Need to Know, Pointe Magazine

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Social media:

Instagram @leonardperezjr

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