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About the Artist
Brett Fallon is an Erie native who has danced and performed since the age of three. He is trained in jazz, tap, ballet, hip hop, lyrical, modern, and folk/character from the world's finest in the dance industry today. A former student of the PA Governor’s School, Brett graduated from Point Park University - Pittsburgh, PA, with a degree in dance / concentration in jazz. While at Point Park, he studied under Susan Stowe, Ron Tassone, and Nicholas Petrov. Brett has trained with Dafmark Dance Theatre and Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet, has studied under Luigi in New York City per a scholarship, and was a soloist / choreographer for Project Dance in Times Square - New York. Brett danced for Paula Abdul at the New York City Dance Dome in front of a live studio audience for CBS's show "Live To Dance". Brett also graces New York Times Square stage every year with featured solos at Project Dance New York. Brett has performed professionally at the Pittsburgh Playhouse in "Hello Dolly!". He has also performed in various productions with Erie Playhouse, Struther’s Library Theatre, Pick of the Crop Ballet, Common Ground Theatre Company, and the Erie Dance Consortium. Brett has appeared as the prince in both the "Nutcracker" by the Lake Erie Ballet and in the "Snow Queen" by the Allegheny Regional Ballet. Brett's choreography credits are broad too. He has won many awards for his work and his pieces have been seen on stage in Time Square NY. Behind the scenes, Brett has experience operating lights and sound-boards. Brett’s film credits include “Jazz Kids Fun Dance Class”, “Praise Dancers Go to the Big Apple”, “Jazz Class with the Jazz Kids”, and starring in Music Video filmed in Boston, MA. Brett was the first place winner of Erie’s “So You Think You Can Dance?” contest. Since forming Dance Elite* Performance Company, he has started various programs throughout the community with his Dance Outreach Project, like Warren's First National Tap Dance Day and a Dance/Theater Department at the Boys and Girls Club in Erie. Other Outreach projects include dance performances/workshops at daycares and schools, and helping to develop and promote local dance groups. Through his Therapeutic Dance Project, Brett has formed a dance program at Warren State Mental Hospital, as well as provided dance classes and performances at senior centers all around Erie and Warren County. Brett is whole heartedly committed to the mission of Dance Elite* for the futureas he strives to learn and grow with it. Brett is motivated to keep his audience captivated at his every move. He demands the stage and audiences attention and takes performance to new heights...
Brett Fallon offers all forms of dance styles to all ages at any level. He also provides many programs that may include performance and demos along with motivational speaking with his Dance Outreach and Therapeutic Dance Projects. These may be suited in an educational setting and be adjusted to fit any curriculum.