Brad Ostroff

Although trained when younger, Brad did not resume formal dance training until he joined the Central Ohio Theatre community. He joined BalletMet Columbus, specializing in tap, jazz and ballet, as well as other studios around Columbus. Shortly after, he joined Zivili, a professional dance company specializing in dances and music of the Southern Slavic Nations. As a company member, Brad was involved with their outreach education programs and participated internationally with the United Nation’s sponsored seminars for university students in war torn nations. Additionally, he toured Croatian Refugee Camps and homes for the elderly. Before joining the education department at BalletMet, Brad was a faculty member of BalletMet’s Dance Academy and currently is on their substitute teacher list. Brad is also a member of the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America and is a certified trainer in group exercise and practical yoga.