Brandon Penn

Brandon was born and raised in Richmond, VA and at age 10 began his dance training at the Pine Camp Cultural Arts Center, studying with Annette Holt, Rodney Williams and Willie Hinton. He later studied at the School of Richmond Ballet under Igor Antanov, Malcolm Burn, and others. ​After spending three years at Richmond Ballet he was accepted as a trainee while completing his senior year. After graduating, Brandon spent one year at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Purchase College Conservatory for Dance, studying under Larry Clark, Taryn Russell, and Ted Kivitt. After spending a year at SUNY, he was offered a position with Atlanta Ballet 2 where he danced for two seasons. Brandon then went on to dance as a company member with Columbia City Ballet. Brandon is excited for his first season with Fort Wayne Ballet and would like to immensely thank his family for all of their support.