Joined RCB: 2012
Hometown: Avon, New York
Training: Timothy M. Draper Center for Dance Education, Joffrey Ballet NYC, Point Park University
Favorite Ballet: Shoot the Moon by Nederlands Dance Theatre
My favorite color is: Blue
My favorite food is: Sushi
My favorite movie is: Perks of Being a Wallflower
My favorite book is: The Giver
Favorite band or type of music: The Head and the Heart, Indie music
I have a hobby and it is: Mountain biking
Favorite non-dance activity: Hanging out, exploring new music, and meeting new people.
Favorite Rochester Hangout: Java Coffee
First Nutcracker: RCB as the lead page when I was 10
Mr. Collins received his training from the Timothy M. Draper Center for Dance Education, on scholarship with the Joffrey Ballet School, Hubbard Street Dance summer intensive, and Point Park University. He has performed with Gelsey Kirkland and the Joffrey Ballet School, as Arabian, Russian, Fritz, and Snow King, in their performances of The Nutcracker, and with Ballet for Young Audiences in New York City. Mr. Collins has performed various roles with Rochester City Ballet including the Nutcracker Prince, Magical Doll, Lead Spanish, and Italian Ice in The Nutcracker, the Dance Master in Cinderella, and roles in Jamey Leverett’s 4Play and the world premiere of InCantation.