Dance Instructor and Choreographer
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Location: Cypress, TX, USA
School: Houston Ballet Academy
Major: professional dancer

Dance Instructor and Choreographer

John Henry Reid II Age-37
13130 Fry rd, apt 834 Height- 6’
Cypress, Tx. 77433 #------------
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Current Instructor at
Co-Owner and Instructor at Elements Academy of Dance
Chambre Ouest Company


Other studios frequently taught at
Masako Ballet Works, Cerri Ballet Academy, Yoshiko Kamiyama Ballet, Yamaguchi Classic Ballet, Koike Ballet

Guest teacher for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School

Free Lance Dancer and Instructor in Japan
2011-Present
Companies and studios danced with include
NBA Ballet Company, Ballet Chamber Ouest, Sumina Okada BalletReiko Yamamoto Ballet Company,
Joy Ballet Studios, Haga Ballet Academy, Cerri Ballet, Homma Ballet, Japan Ballet Association,
Masako Ballet Works, Kawaguchi Yuriko Ballet School, Nakano Akemi Ballet School, Espace de Ballet,
Harumi Hamanaka Ballet School, Syms Ballet

City Ballet of San Diego
2010-2011
Rubies - (George Balanchine)
Walpurgisnacht - (Gounod)
Sonatine - (Ravel)
The Nutcracker - Steven Wistrich
Swan Lake Act II
Black Swan Adagio
Enigma - (Elizabeth Wistrich)
Tchai Celebration - (Elizabeth Wistrich)

Complexions Contemporary Ballet
2008-2009
Hissy Fits - (Dwight Rhoden)
Gone - (Dwight Rhoden)
Moody Booty- (Dwight Rhoden)
Rise - (Dwight Rhoden)
Routines - (Dwight Rhoden)
Constructs for Four - (Igal Perry)
Mercy - (Dwight Rhoden)

Colorado Ballet Company
2004-2008
Dracula - (Michael Pink) - role of Dracula
Hunchback of Notre Dame - (Michael Pink) - role of Frollo
Giselle - ( Petipa Version) - role of Hilarion
The Sleeping Beauty - (Petipa Version) - roles of Blue Bird and Puss-in -Boots
The Nutcracker - (Martin Fredmann) - roles of Prince and Cavalier
Bruch Violin Concerto - (Clark Tippet) - Red couple
Celts - (Lila York) - Brown couple and mens dance
Rachmaninov Second - (K. Uralsky)
Company B - (Paul Taylor) - Bugle Boy
9 Sinatra Songs - (Twyla Tharp) - "That's my life" couple
De Profundis - (Jessica Lang)
From Foreign Lands and People - (Jessica Lang)
Vital Sensations - (Darrell Grand-Moultrie)
Second Exposure - (Darrell Grand-Moultrie)
Who Cares? - (Balanchine) - "The man I love" couple
Where the Wild Things Are - (Septime Webber) - The Goat and Sea Creatures

Texas Ballet Theatre
2003-2004
Peer Gynt - (Ben Stevenson) - role of Peer Gynt
Coppelia - (Ben Stevenson) - role of Franz
The Nutcracker - (Ben Stevenson) - roles of Prince and Cavalier
End of Time pas de deux - (Ben Stevenson)


Guestings
Complexions Contemporary Ballet (2009-2010), Cincinattii Ballet, Dominic Walsh Dance Theater, Twin
City Ballet Theater, Houston Rep Ballet, Uptown Street Dance Company, University of Oklahoma,
Ballet Artisan, Halloween Fashion show 2010

Training
Houston Ballet Academy
1992-2003
Ballet, Mens Ballet class, Pas de Deux, Modern, Jazz and Hip hop

Teachers
Ben Stevenson, Clara Cravey, Steve Brule, Claudio Munoz, Li Anlin, Tim O'Keefe, Desmond
Richardson, Dwight Rhoden, Jae Man Joo, and various others.



Choreography
Moonlight (2012), Flight (2014), Through Their Eyes (2018), Broken Pieces (2018), Breakout (2018), A little Soul (2019).

Ballet, Contemporary, Choreographer