BRANDON DICRISCIO

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR – REARSAL DIRECTOR

BRANDON DICRISCIO

Mr. DiCriscio, of Wilmington, DE, received his initial training from Anna Marie and Sonny Leo. He then went on to pursue a B.A. in Dance at Point Park University. While in school he apprenticed with River North Dance Chicago and then became a company member in 2007, dancing with the company for four seasons. Brandon has worked with choreographers including Robert Battle, Sidra Bell, Frank Chaves, Ron De Jesus, Shannon Gillen, Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Lauri Stallings, Doug Varone, Edgar Zendejas, and Sherry Zunker. While at Springboard Danse Montreal he worked with BJM Danse Montreal under the direction of Louis Robitaille. Brandon also has apprenticed with Luna Negra Dance Theater. His true passion is for dance-making. In 2011, he won the Dance Chance Redux competition sponsored by DanceWorks Chicago and the Ruth Page Center for the Arts. In 2012, he created two works on The Big Muddy Dance Company of St. Louis.  Currently Brandon trains aspiring dance professionals at The Chicago High School for the Arts (ChiArts), as well as the North Shore School of Dance. Additional Chicago concert dance commissions include Nomi Dance Company, DanceWorks Chicago, Inaside Chicago Dance, and LEVELdance.  Brandon is currently Rehearsal Director, Choreographer, and collaborating artist at LEVELdance