Edward Franklin

Mr. Franklin is a former principal/soloist with the world renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Originally from Detroit, he received a full scholarships to train at the Ailey School and the Joffrey Ballet, where he was the recipient of the Donna Woods Award. In addition to the Ailey company, he has danced with Complexions Contemporary Ballet, PhilaDanco, Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, and the Oakland Ballet.