Ryan Bailey is a professional dancer and teacher based in NYC and Maryland. He started his dance training at the University of Maryland Baltimore County where he was awarded the Linehan Artist Scholarship as well as Outstanding Senior in Choreography. Upon graduating with a BA in dance from UMBC in 2016, he furthered his education by attending training programs with dance companies in Chicago, NYC, L.A., Portland and Tel Aviv. In 2017 he was featured on the television series “So You Think You Can Dance”. The same year, Ryan premiered his first evening length self-produced show funded by UMBC. Ryan has danced for MADBOOTS DANCE company on various projects and performances at Gibney Dance, New York Live Arts, and at the Joyce Theater in NYC. He has also had the opportunity to dance for Project 44 dance company, performing at the Jack Crystal Theater in NYC.
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