Benny Ninja

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Benny Ninja (Benjamin Thomas) is a self-taught Vogue-style dancer from the underground clubs based in Westchester, New York.[1] He is best known for his involvement in ball culture. He is the father of the House of Ninja, a post given to him by the late Willi Ninja of Paris is Burning fame.[2]

In his dance, Ninja incorporates aspects of martial arts, gymnastics, house dancing, and yoga. He has performed throughout the United States and Europe.[3]


  1. ^ "Ben Ninja Faculty Bio". Broadway Dance Center, Faculty Bios. Retrieved March 30, 2011. 
  2. ^ Aterovis, Josh (23 March 2007), "America's Next Top Model - 8.5 - "If I Only Wasn't Dead"",, retrieved 23 March 2010 
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