Benjamin Berry is a hoop dancer, instructor, and performer based out of Buffalo, NY who has been hosting workshops across the country since the summer of 2015. That year he connected with the online hooping community by participating in Hooping Idol Season 5 and the Electric Forest Hoop Troupe contest, ultimately earning him‘s “Male Hooper of the Year 2015,” as well as nominations for “Tutorial of the Year,” “Instructor of the Year,” and “Video of the Year.” He enjoys blurring gender boundaries in his performances, and helping his students become more confident, embodied, and expressive.