Roderick George

Roderick George, born in Houston,Texas,

studied dance at Ben Stevenson’s Houston

Ballet Academy. Roderick continued to

develop his skill by exploring other

techniques at The Alvin Ailey School, Miami

City Ballet, LINES Professional Program and 

the High School for the Performing and

Visual Arts in Houston, TX. Before starting

his professional career, he was a bronze

winner of the Youth American Grand Prix in

New York City in 2005 and was elected as a

Presidential Scholar under the Young Arts

Foundation in 2003, where he performed for

the US President. Roderick joined Cedar

Lake Contemporary Ballet in 2005. Roderick

decided to move abroad to work with

Basel Ballet/ TheaterBasel in 2007 and later to guest with the Goteborg Operan DansKompani. Roderick joined The Forsythe Company in Frankfurt, Germany. Where he learnt and shared his greatest moments with William Forsythe and the artists of TFC. His career has embraced the collaborations of his work and other great choreographers such as Peeping Tom, Jorma Elo, Jerome Bel, Jacopo Godani, William Forsythe, Johan Inger, Jiří Kylian, Sharon Eyal, Ohan Naharin, Benoit Swan-Pouffer,
Richard Wherlock, Tino Seghal and many other