James Robey


James is director of Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance and artistic director of James Robey Dance. James danced in the companies of Metropolitan Opera Ballet, Connecticut Ballet, New York Dance Theater, Ground Works Dance Theater, Off Center Dance Theater, Ohio Dance Theatre, Covenant Ballet Theatre of Brooklyn, and Cleveland Opera. James Robey Dance has been presented in the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra's production of "Histoire du Soldat", in concert with Parsons Dance Company at the Ridgefield Playhouse, Dance New Amsterdam in NYC, 5x5 Dance Festival, Bushnell Theatre, CT Meets NY Dance Fest, Rebound Dance Festival, and in Zig Zag Ballet's "A Celebration of Men in Dance". In addition, James has choreographed works for Full Force Dance Theatre, Ohio Dance Theatre, Wellesley College, University of Akron, Naugatuck Valley Community College; received commissions from the Connecticut Dance Alliance and Connecticut Choreographer's Forum; and is a two-time finalist in the Leo's Choreography Competitive Event at the Jazz Dance World Congress.