Adrien Padilla is a dancer and choreographer that resides in the small town of Rosemead, California. Padilla earned his BFA in Dance at Cal State Long Beach. Currently Padilla is a dancer with Orange County’s critically acclaimed BackhausDance Company. Aside from dance, Adrien works behind the scenes as a stage technician and is a photographer focusing on dance and conceptual photography as well as solitude art. Padilla has had the privilege to work with artists Keith Johnson, Dwight Rhoden, Norbert De La Cruz III, Jennifer Backhaus, and Mauro Astolfi, to name a few. Padilla was also in Charles Weidman’s Lynchtown, staged by George Willis.Currently, Adrien is a 2021 candidate for a Master of Arts in Arts and Culture Management at the University of Denver.