Stanley Glover is the recipient of a 2019 Princess Grace Award in Dance.
Born and raised on the south side of Chicago, Illinois, Stanley Glover began his dance training at Premiere One Dance Academy under the direction of Adrienne Brazile. He attended University of the Arts, in Philadelphia, where he graduated and earned a BFA in May 2016. He was a Top-20 contestant on Season 11 of the hit television show, So You Think You Can Dance, and has performed repertoire and trained under some of the best in the industry, including Sonya Tayeh, Sidra Bell, Robert Battle, Dwight Rhoden, Tyce Diorio, 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 Mystère.