Bender, Brian

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Person

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Bender, Brian

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Dates of existence

1959-2018

History

Brian Bender was born April 7, 1959 in Topeka, Kansas. Originally a martial arts athlete, he did not begin his ballet training until the age of nineteen. He made his professional dance debut in 1980 with the Memphis Ballet and joined the Alberta Ballet later that year. He joined the Royal Winnipeg Ballet in January of 1985 as a member of the corps de ballet, where he remained until 1988. He has since danced with the Colorado Ballet and the Banff Festival of Fine Arts. Until 2014, he was the owner and instructor of The Dancer's Advantage and also teaches at the Parker Dance Academy in Parker, Colorado.

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Topeka, Kansas
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Banff, Alberta
Memphis, Tennessee
Colorado
Alberta

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Dancer
Teacher

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BD; PHD

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RWB

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Final

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  • English

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