Cooper Everson BalletMet 2 Dancer

Cooper Everson was born and raised in Northeast Connecticut and began dancing at local competitive dance studios when he was 12. After graduating high school, he moved to Orlando, Fla. prior to Cary, N.C. to train with the Cary Ballet Conservatory under the guidance of Mariaelena Ruiz. After receiving a scholarship from BalletMet, Mr. Everson joined the BalletMet trainee program for the 2018-19 season which led to an invitation to join BalletMet 2 in 2019.  He has been awarded college scholarships and competitive accolades from organizations such as the American Dance Competition, Youth America Grand Prix competition, and the New York City Dance Alliance.