"TO THE POINTE" 

GUEST ARTISTS 2018

"TO THE POINTE" - GUEST ARTISTS 2018:

BEN BIGLER:

Ben began dancing in Fort Collins, Colorado at age three. In middle school he moved to Rocky Mountain School of Dance in Denver to train intensively with a competitive company. Ben was a featured dancer in Disney’s High School Musical 3 at the age of 14. Later in high school he was a part of The Silhouettes, a dance company that placed 2nd on NBC’s America’s Got Talent Season 6. After being on America’s Got Talent, he went on to travel internationally performing at venues such as The Colosseum in Caesar’s Palace and at the U.S. Presidential Inaugural Ball in Washington D.C. In May 2016 he graduated from Chapman University in Orange, CA with a B.A. in Dance and Minor in Public Relations. Since then he has performed in live shows such as the Alfa Romeo Launch in Shanghai, China, “Anais: A Dance Opera” in Avignon, France and Morocco, Entertainment Plus Productions’ NYE at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas, NV, and “Thriller” for Odyssey Dance Theatre in Salt Lake City, UT. He has modeled for GUESS Jeans, LA Fashion Week, JOICO Hair Products, Underwear Expert, Fly Elephant Clothing, and more.

Ben will also be appearing in the upcoming second season of Westworld on HBO as a featured role throughout the season (choreographed by Marguerite Derricks) and just finished filming an episode of Speechless on ABC starring Minnie Driver. 

Ben currently travels with Hollywood Connection Dance Convention, as a Pro Assistant and Teacher, and with Legacy Dance Championships, as a judge. He resides in Los Angeles, CA and is represented by The Movement Talent Agency for dance.

BEN

BIGLER

MELISSA ZOEBISH:

Ms. Zoebisch grew up in Mexico and studied at the Chamber Ballet of Jalisco. She was awarded a scholarship to attend the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Ms. Sizova’s class, returning to Mexico to graduate in 2004. 

Over the years, she has participated in many workshops around the world including Cuba, Canada, Austria, Spain, and the US.  

In 2005, Ms. Zoebisch joined the National Dance Company, where she danced soloist roles in Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty and Carmen. She has also danced principal roles in Giselle, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, Le Corsaire Pas de Deux, contemporary pieces and many others. 

She was a finalist at the Korea International Ballet Competition in 2010 and the recipient of a Special Award KIBC.  Ms. Zoebisch currently dances with Colorado Ballet.

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