Ken Pham
Actor, Dancer
ACTRA Apprentice
“If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you”
– Fred Devito

Born and raised in London, Ontario Ken first developed an interest in dance during high school by imitating tricks, flips and moves through popular dance movies. Ken has naturally found himself dancing every waking minute of his life eventually leading to his first dance class at the age of 17. Training at Jo Read’s School of Dance (Katrina Cavaliere, Brodie Masse), O.N.E. Hip Hop Dance Studio (Ill At Will), and PCG Vipers (Tracey Lee) allowed Ken to develop a unique versatile foundation of dance. His versatility includes ballet, contemporary, jazz, modern, partnering, breakdancing, freestyle, urban choreography, tumbling, stunting and cheerleading. A year into his dance interest, he received a scholarship from Kevin “Tokyo” Inyoue at a contemporary workshop acknowledging his unique ability and potential to become a great dancer.

Deferring his business program at Western University to further seek dance opportunities, Ken currently resides in Toronto. Ken has attended Conteur Academy receiving an apprenticeship to work with the company, The Male Initiative, and Dana Foglia’s 6-Week Mentorship Program allowing him to intimately learn from a few of the industries best, Dana Foglia, Jose “BoyBoi” Tena, Eryn Waltman, and Shavar Blackwood to name a few. Beyond these programs, Ken is frequently taking class and booking studio space over night to further develop his craft.

Ken has appeared and danced on The Next Step Season 3.5 as “Nam”. He performed for one of Royal Caribbean’s newest show, “StarWater” consisting of Argentine tango, swing, a unique flying apparatus called “puppets”, and vogue(Genevieve Da Coupal). Red Party as a straps aerialist choreographed by one of Cirque Du Soleil’s principle mover and aerial coach (Erica Linz and Allister Booth). Performed in various shows such as Euphoria (Shavar Blackwood), The Dating Game (Shavar Blackwood), Frames (Conteur Academy), Toronto Choreographer’s Ball, Fever After Dark, and Bazaar.

Outside of dance, Ken enjoys reading, travelling, sightseeing, volleyball, soccer, photography and making personal travel films. He’s currently focusing and enrolling in acting classes to further develop his craft and artistry.