Marco Farroni, born in the Dominican Republic, attended New Jersey Performing Art Center’s young artist program where he was exposed to modern dance and ballet. He received a BFA in Dance from the University of the Arts under the direction of Donna Faye Burchfield, where he trained in ballet, modern, jazz, and improvisation and was selected to participate in the Europe touring ensemble. Marco has performed works by Sidra Bell, Earl Mosley, Kevin Wynn, Keelan Whitmore, Katie Swords, Jesse Zaritt, Ronald K. Brown, Tommie Waheed-Evans, Douglas Becker, Mark Haim, Mark Caserta, Jillian Peña, and Donald Byrd, among others. He has participated in the American Dance Festival six-week school, Alonzo King LINES Ballet summer intensive, Alonzo King LINES Ballet professional workshop, and Earl Mosley Institute of the Arts summer intensive. This is Marco’s second season dancing with Spectrum Dance Theater. He loves/hates dance.