Gabriel Mannheimer

Hometown: Tampa, Florida

Gabriel started dancing at the age of 2 at DanceMaker School of Dance, then moving to Tampa Gym & Dance and Patel Conservatory. Through the On Your Feet outreach program, he got recruited for a scholarship to attend America's Ballet School.

In America's Ballet School, he has received training with Paula Nunez and Osmany Montano. One of his roles include the Prince in The Nutcracker, and participation in the productions of Coppelia, The Sleeping Beauty, Alice in Wonderland, and more. Gabriel has been part of ABS's ensembles, participating in award-winning choreographic pieces for the Youth America Grand Prix and American Dance Competition. Gabriel is currently a senior in Blake High School for the Performing Arts, where he is enrolled in the Dance Program. After graduating, he will be attending Florida State University's Dance Program starting in the Summer of 2018.