Will Johnston

Will Johnston has been training in dance since the age of four. Coming from San Jose, CA, he received the majority of his training at A.K.A Dance Company under the direction of Kelly and Alex Velasquez. Will holds an M.F.A. in Dance from the University of California: Irvine as well as a B.F.A in Dance Performance, a B.F.A in Dance Choreography, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. Some of Will’s credits include Clear Talent Group in Los Angeles, Sonya Tayeh’s “Tayeh Dance,”Justin Gile’s “SoulEscape,” Erica Sobol’s “CollidEdance,” Stacey Tookey’s “Still Motion,” Donald McKayle’s “Etude Ensemble,” Boogiezone’s “Breed,” Fox’s Glee, as well as music videos for both Sigur Ros and Son Lux. In addition, Will is the Co-Director of Boogiezone’s contemporary company, ENTITY. As a teacher, Will holds classes at Edge PAC in Hollywood, CA, Murrieta Dance Project in Murrieta, CA, and also travels around the country touring with Intrigue Dance Intensive. In addition he has taught and choreographed for numerous studios and workshops across the United States, Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, and Australia.

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