Mr. Artice was born in California and began dancing ballet at age nine with Central West Ballet. At age fifteen he moved away from home to join Houston Ballet II. Mr. Artice performed works by world renowned choreographers including Ben Stevenson, Ma Cong, and Stanton Welch. In 2010 he went on to join Ballet West II. He was soon promoted into the corps de ballet where he danced for three years and was featured on the CW’s TV show Breaking Pointe. He has performed as The Pink Couple in Jiri Kylian’s Forgotten Land, Nicolo Fonte’s Rite of Spring and Almost Tango, Napoleon in Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella, Balanchine’s Jewels, and Peter in Peter Pan.