Stanley Glover was born and raised on the south side of Chicago, Illinois. He began his dance training at Premiere One Dance Academy under the direction of Adrienne Brazile.
Stanley attended University of the Arts, in Philadelphia, where he graduated and received a BFA in May 2016. He was a contestant in the top 20 on FOX’s hit television show, So You Think You Can Dance season 11, and has performed repertoire and trained under some of the best in the industry, including Sonya Tayeh, Sidra Bell, Robert Battle, Dwight Rhoden, Tyce Dio- rio, Tommie-Waheed Evans, Gary Jeter, Roni Koresh, Wayne St. David, Tokyo, Random Dance, Hubbard Street, Pennsylvania Ballet, and many more. Stanley also performed as a principal dancer five days a week on the Las Vegas Strip in Cirque du Soleil’s production of Mystére.