Stuart Coleman began training in 2005 under the tutelage of Keith Lee in Lynchburg, Virginia. He joined Virginia School of the Arts where he trained and performed until he graduated high school in 2010. He graduated cum laude from Butler University with departmental honors in 2014. Stuart has attended intensive programs with Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Paul Taylor Dance Company, and Ballet West. He has performed repertory by dance pantheons such as Doris Humphrey, Talley Beatty, Paul Taylor, and Nacho Duato. His choreography has been featured in concerts produced by Dance Kaleidoscope, Ballet Theatre of Indiana, Phoenix Rising Dance Company, Butler Ballet and Academy of Dance Arts. The Arts Council of Indianapolis named Stuart a Robert D. Beckmann, Jr. Emerging Artist Fellow in 2015. This is Stuart’s 3rd DK season.
Stuart is sponsored by Doug Dilling, United Real Estate Indianapolis.