Razvan Stoian hails from Romania and graduated from the Caragiale Academy of Theatrical Arts and Cinematography, winning the Best Choreography and Best Interpretation awards. Prior to joining Battery Dance in 2016, he danced internationally with Tangaj Dance Company and Gigi Caciuleanu Romania Dance Company, with which he performed at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London, the National Theater of Bucharest, and other theaters in Europe. Razvan started his dance career as a champion ballroom dancer, winning competitions in Austria, Bulgaria, Italy, Romania, Turkey, and more. His stage and film choreography has been presented at the Battery Dance Festival. His works for the company include “Icarus” (2020), “Bo Mambo” (2022), “Iron Dove” (2019). His film collaboration with Romanian dancer Ana Maria Lucaciu “Almost” was created for the Battery Dance Festival 2020 and commissioned by the Romanian Cultural Institute. He has toured with Battery Dance in the US, Germany, South Korea, and Sri Lanka; In New York, he has led dance classes at the City Hall Senior Center and Millennium High School. Razvan is very excited to be returning to the New York stage and international tours.