Joey Columbus

Mr. Columbus began his dance training in the Chicagoland area where he studied with Forum Dance Theatre under the direction of Eddy Ocampo. In May of 2016, he graduated from The Alvin Ailey/Fordham University BFA program where he performed works by Alvin Ailey, Pascal Rioult, Adam Barruch, Robin Mineko Williams, and Jae Man Joo. During the summer months, Mr. Columbus studied on scholarship at The School at Jacob’s Pillow Contemporary Program, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and Springboard Dance Montreal. He has worked with choreographers such as Alexander Ekman, Mark Morris, Marguerite Donlon, and Evangelos Poulinas. Upon graduation, Mr. Columbus joined RIOULT Dance NY where he toured domestically and internationally. He has performed with Company XIV in their production Queen of Hearts. He has also had the pleasure of performing with The Metropolitan Opera’s Ballet Company in productions such as Rusulka, Samson et Dalila, Marnie, La Fille du Regiment, and Don Giovanni. This is his first season with the Limón Dance Company.