Central Illinois Ballet Company Members

Central Illinois Ballet

Company Members

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Dyson Ramey-Soloist

Dyson Ramey is a dancer and dance teacher born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. He has studied dance in all genres for 15 years including Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Contemporary, Tap, Hip-Hop, and Musical Theater. Dyson started his journey as a competitive dancer, but started focusing on ballet and theater dance his freshman year of high school. He attended Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School in Midland, Pa for his high school years, where he did several performances including The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, Swing! The Musical, Matilda The Musical, and Singin’ in the Rain. At Lincoln Park he was trained by Jennifer Verba, Krista Shovlin, Stephanie Anderson, Mindy Silver, and Jeremy Czarniak. His musical theater training was by Justin Fortunado and Sharon Schaller. Dyson has also performed with Allegro Ballet Academy in Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker, where he met Rebekah Von Rathonyi and was asked to join her company in Peoria, IL. Dyson is so grateful for the opportunity to learn from and teach the dancers of Cornerstone Academy.

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