Damien Johnson is from Dallas, Texas where he received his training from Kitty Carter, Dallas Metropolitan Ballet, and Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing Arts. He studied on full scholarships at the Rock School of Pennsylvania Ballet and The School of American Ballet. Damien has danced with the American Repertory Ballet, Dance Theatre of Harlem, New Chamber Ballet, Los Angeles Ballet, U.K. based Ballet Black, and The Suzanne Farrell Ballet. Damien is a Ballet Master for Ballet Black and teaches for Matthew Bourne’s Early Adventures and New Adventures, and Rambert School. This is his second season with Madison Ballet.