Derek Schiesel originates from Minneapolis, Minnesota where he began his dance training at the age of 7. He continued his dance studies at the University of Minnesota while attaining a B.S. in Biology. After graduating from college, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a professional career in dance. He has had the opportunity to work with and perform for choreographers such as Jaci Royal, Dana Metz, Andrew Winghart, and Julianne Waters. This is Derek’s second season as a company member with Royal Flux.


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