alexandre-proia-jpg300x264We’re honored and lucky to have the world-renowned dancer and instructor Alexandre Proia as one of the teachers for the 2017 DANZEOFF national dance convention and dance contest in Washington D.C. He brings an unparalleled level of skill and talent that is sure to inspire any dancer to work towards achieving new heights.

Alexandre Proia trained at the School of Paris Opera Ballet, performed with the Boston Ballet, and was a soloist with the New York City Ballet. He worked with Martha Clarke for three years and was later featured on Broadway, and as a guest artist with Martha Graham. Alexandre has taught and choreographed for numerous companies across the globe including NYC Ballet, Paris Opera, Julliard, Cape Town City Ballet, Teatro Colon, New York University, Adelphi University, Joffrey School NY, and the Lines School in San Francisco. He served on the faculty at Steps on Broadway and Peridance Capezio Center for years before starting his own company, Proia Dance Project in Atlanta.