At the age of 15, Syracuse, New York native, Tevin Johnson began his training. Johnson attended the Alvin Ailey’s Professional Division Summer Dance Intensive on a scholarship in 2013 and attended in 2014. Some of his many awards and honors include the Jenni-Lynn Watson Scholarship, Cento Amici Scholarship, and the 2014 National NAACP ACT-SO Gold Medal for Dance. He was also a featured Young Artist on Extraordinary People and Places in Central New York with Carrie Lazarus and featured in the 2016 calendar of Dancer’s Among Us Jordan Matter, photographer. He has graduated Montclair State University with a BFA in dance; where he has been featured in works such as “Running Spirits” and “Wild and Free” (Draft5) by Fredrick Earl Mosley, Larry Keigwin, Christian Von Howard, Stacey Tookey and Camille A. Brown. In June 2018, he joined Ballet Guild of the Lehigh Valley where he guest artist for roles such as ‘Puck’ in Midsummer’s Night Dream and ‘Candy Cane and Harlequin’ In the Nutcracker 50th anniversary.
Dream Role: Cupid, Don Quixote
Favorite Role: Puck, Midsummer’s Night Dream