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Julian De Leon, Dancer

Photo by Andy Mogg

Born in Manila, Philippines, Julian grew up in Los Angeles, California, and began his dance training at age 16 at the Los Angeles County School of The Arts. Upon graduation, he was accepted to the Laban Center in London, England. In 2000, Julian joined Random Dance Company headed by Wayne McGregor. As well as touring McGregor's repertory, Julian's work with the company included collaboration with the Royal Ballet, teaching workshops and creating performances for youth in the UK, Eastern and Western Europe, and the US. In October 2002, he moved to the Bay Area where he worked with KUNST-STOFF and Janice Garrett & Dancers. Julian also practices as a Certified Massage Therapist. He currently dances with Steven Petronio Company in New York.