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Photos by Jeff Cravotta
 

Ben Ingel

Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Dancing Since: Age 11
Seasons with North Carolina Dance Theatre: 2
Favorite choreographer: Jiri Kylian
Favorite Charlotte restaurant: Ru San’s
Never misses and episode of: Doctor Who

Ben Ingle has studied with the Houston Ballet’s Ben Stevenson Academy,  Boston Ballet School and North Carolina Dance Theatre School of Dance. He attended high school at North Carolina School of the Arts. He has had the privilege of working with Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, Patricia McBride, Johan Kobborg, Claudio Munoz, Dwight Rhoden, Ethan Steifel and Twyla Tharp. Ben has performed and learned various classical and contemporary ballet repertoire including George Balanchine's Who Cares?, Mark Diamond's Bolero, Alonzo King's Chants and Dwight Rhoden's world premiere of The Groove. This past summer he performed in the world premiere of Twyla Tharp's Treefrog in Stonehenge at the American Dance Festival.