Originally from the USA, William is a choreographer/dance artist currently based in London, UK.
He holds a BFA from the Conservatory of Dance at Purchase College, SUNY, where he received the Bert Terborgh Award for creativity, leadership & vision. He also studied ballet at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. Additionally, he attended summer programs at Springboard Dans Montreal, where he worked with Maxine Doyle and Jacob’s Pillow with Ohad Naharin. William has danced professionally with Marigny Opera Ballet (original member) and Savannah Ballet Theatre.
William’s choreography has been seen at the Battery Dance Festival (NYC), JCE Jazz Dance Project, Dancers Responding to AIDS, New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, Purchase Opera, Trinity Laban Opera, and Opèra de Baugé. His production of Dido & Aeneas (2019) won 2nd place for Best Production from the National Opera Association.
William was the 2021-2022 US-UK Fulbright Postgraduate Scholar in Dance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance, where he is completing an MFA in choreography. He has been featured in One Dance UK, The Dance Enthusiast and Dance Arts Journal.
William has taught ballet, pointe and contemporary at dance & theatre schools in London and Surrey and is a lecturer at Trinity Laban. He is a Certified Teacher of the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum and has participated in CPD at the Royal Ballet School and the RAD.
He joins ADA in January 2023 and is excited to work with the students and help them achieve their goals.