Charles Bradley is a 23 year old Columbus native. He was self taught until the age of 17, when he began dance training and competitions at Step One Allstars, a Columbus based cheer gym. As a part of their competitive team, Charles traveled to Orlando Florida where he competed in The Dance World Championships on two separate occasions. He and the team received international titles at this prestigious competition, placing 6th both times.
With a specialty in Hip Hop, Charles teaches and works as a free-lance choreographer regionally. He currently works as an instructor for BalletMet's community outreach program at Reynoldsburg City Schools. He can also be found teaching adult Hip Hop classes for Heartfelt Studios, an inclusive body-positive movement community located in Columbus, OH. Charles has also served as choreographer and creative director for Ava Aurora Foxx, Miss Gay Ohio America 2021/ Miss Gay Great Lakes 2022.
THE CAROL 2022 was Charles' debut with Xclaim, and his first time performing modern or contemporary work.