Glenn Allen Sims
Glenn Allen Sims performed for 23 years as a principal dancer with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Mr. Sims grew up in Long Branch, New Jersey where he began his classical dance training at the Academy of Dance Arts in Tinton Falls, NJ. He received a Scholarship to the Ailey School's Summer Intensive and attended the Juilliard School under the artistic leadership of Benjamin Harkarvy. Mr. Sims was featured on several network television programs, including BET Honors
, Dancing With The Stars
, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
, and So You Think You Can Dance
. Mr. Sims, an author, an international guest artist, a master teacher, is a certified Zena Rommett Floor-Barre® instructor and Pilates Mat instructor. He has performed in the White House Dance Series and for the King of Morocco. He was featured on the cover of and has written a guest blog for Dance Magazine
. Mr. Sims was the Company Manager of Ballet Hispánico from April 2021 - April 2022 and is the current Studio Manager at Steps on Broadway.
Photo: Tracey Allan