Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Denis Maciel began his training at the Art Center of Campo Grande in Brazil, also studying at the School of Dance Alice Arja in Brazil, and Miami City Ballet School. Denis was a member of the Companhia de ballet of Rio de Janeiro, City Ballet of San Diego, and Ballet Tucson. While at Ballet Tucson, Denis was featured in Paquita and The Phantom of the Opera. He joined Pennsylvania Ballet II for the 2018-2019 season.