Alex Black

Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Tricks Turns and Partnering, Creative Movement, Dance Theatre Unlimited

Alex Black graduated from Midland High School and attended Wayne State University as a BFA dance major, talent scholar and Allesee Award recipient. He was a member of the WSU Dance CompanyONE and toured the state of Michigan and Canada in the production of Dance Africa Detroit. Alex also performed a leading role in the 2006 Allesee Artist in Residence, Melissa Allen’s Tango and also 2007 Allesee Artist in Residence, Sean Curran’s Coda.

Alex traveled with the 2008-09 tour of the Broadway show Movin' Out. He danced ensemble and understudied the role of Tony. He finished four contracts with the production cast of Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. He has traveled the Eastern and Western Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, South America, and Dubai as well as Barcelona, Spain cruising the Mediterranean.

He then went on to work at the Stratford Festival, performing in Carousel, Adventures of Pericles, A Chorus Line, As You Like It, Romeo And Juliet, and Guys And Dolls.

Other theatre credits include: Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Theatre Aquarius), Don Quichotte (Canadian Opera Company), Twist And Shout (Drayton Entertainment), Damn Yankees (Drayton Entertainment).

Film credits: Isabelle Dances Into The Spotlight (American Girl), Marilyn, National Geographic, Nikita, Beauty And The Beast, Remedy, The Next Step, Orphan Black, The Strain, and Suits.