Robert Poe (Aiken, SC) began dancing at Crosby’s School of Dance and later furthered his studies at the SC Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities. He has studied with Robert Barnett, Stanislav Issaev, Sandra Neels and Banning Roberts, to name a few. Professionally he has danced with classical companies (Columbia City Ballet, Nashville Ballet, and Missouri Ballet Theatre) as well as contemporary companies (Nashville In Motion, Cedar Lake II, The Big Muddy Dance Company) and has guested with the Nashville Opera. Robert’s choreography has been seen on Nashville Ballet, Nashville Ballet II, Missouri Ballet Theatre and multiple dance academies from SC to Missouri to Illinois. Robert has danced with The Big Muddy for four seasons now, serves as a member of the Senior Outreach team and is a member the Board Nominating Committee.