Katlin Bourgeois



Katlin Michael Bourgeois began his dance training in his hometown of Gonzales, Louisiana. After high school he attended the Alonzo King LINES Ballet Training Program in San Francisco from which he graduated in 2014. Katlin then moved to Chicago and has since had the privilege of working with companies that include Dance Theatre of San Francisco, DanceWorks Chicago, FLOCK Works, Hubbard Street 2, M/Motions, and Neos Dance Theatre. He continues to freelance (as a dancer, and choreographer) and has performed works by noted choreographers domestically and internationally. Katlin serves on faculty at the Lou Conte Dance Studio and most recently co-founded a contemporary dance company in Chicago called Ensemble180. 

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