Assistant Artistic Director
Caden Maynes, originally from Riverton, Utah, started dancing at the age of seven, having many opportunities to perform on stages throughout the U.S. and in 31 countries around the world. He first found his love of performing as he worked in theater since the age of 8, performing professionally in dozens of productions and theaters around the state of Utah such as Hale Center Theatre, Pioneer Theatre Company, and Tuacahn Center For the Arts.
In his early years, Caden began his dance career at Starz Unlimited Dance Studio where he found a love and passion for dance and specifically the dance style clogging. His love of competition took him to claim a place on the America On Stage All-Star All-American Team since 2009. Caden has gone on to claim National MVP titles in Freestyle in 2011, 2012, and 2021. He also claimed a double title in Acapella Solo and Duet Acapella in 2017 making him a five-time National MVP titleholder. In 2021, Caden was inducted into the America on Stage All-American Hall of Fame.
Caden began touring in 2014, performing nationally and internationally in shows, festivals, and outreach programs throughout the world. In 2015, Caden became a member of the all-male clogging group, All That!, dancing at corporate events throughout the U.S., Caesar’s Palace, Princess Cruises, Disney Cruise Line, and appeared on NBC’s World of Dance, Game of Talents, and The Harry Connick, Jr Show.
He enjoys building amazing friendships throughout the world, experiencing their culture as well as sharing his love of dance through being an American Ambassador. He enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and sharing his passion for dance and his love for America with others.