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Along with teaching Theater Dance Master Class and leading workshops around the U.S., Stephen is owner and director of the historic Ballet Arts Center For Dance NYC (130 W. 56th between 6 & 7 Ave, NYC) located in the historic New York City Center Theater. 

Ballet Arts Studios offers professional level dance and voice instruction with a classical ballet emphasis. Theatre Dance class offers a wonderful opportunity for dancers to break free of classical constraints and focus on character-based performance technique. Open Level Class. Professional and student discounts apply. (212) 582-3350

Stephen's Theatre Dance series offers a working professional's approach to the rich world of theatre dance and presents an excellent opportunity to prepare for professional Broadway-level auditions. Class repertoire includes the Broadway choreography of Robbins, DeMille, Fosse, Lynne, Stroman, Marshall, Ashford and more, and focuses on the impact these works have had on the American theatre.

Recent classes have included choreography from recent Broadway productions of Nice Work If You Can Get It, American Idiot, Dancin', Spamalot, Billy Elliot, In The Heights, Wicked, All Shook Up, Cry Baby, Hairspray,  Mama Mia, The Wedding Singer, Lion King, and Mary Poppins - along with classic American Broadway musicals like Music Man, Pajama Game, Chicago, Damn Yankees,Annie, West Side Story, On The Town, and South Pacific. You might have to sing AND dance in this class, but hey, it's "Musical" Theatre Dance - and it's fun! Beginners will be extremely challenged - but are welcome at all times!

NYC Class Schedule:

Tuesday, 11:30 - 1:00pm Beginning Tap - Ballet Arts Studio NYC

Tuesday, 5:30pm - 7:00pm, Adv / Int Theatre Dance - Ballet Arts Studios NYC

Thursday, 5:30pm - 7:00pm, Adv / Int Theatre Dance - Ballet Arts Studios NYC

For more information contact Ballet Arts Studio, (212) 582-3350.   www.balart.com

Class cards and professional discounts are available.

Private coaching available:

(Appointment Only) - College audition coaching, performance & audition coaching, Video Reels, Competition solos.


Eastern Connecticut Ballet Choreographic Showcase

A full-length, professional-level version of 'Le Jazz Hot' choreographed specifically for the talented ECB Company repertoire.

Virginia Beach Princess Anne High School - Song & Dance

Ripley-Grier Studios, NYC - “New York, New York" from On The Town - with Broadway artists Stephen Reed, Cleve Asbury, Donna Marie Elio, Joey Joseph and Justin Hornback

Eastern Connecticut Ballet - Summer Dance Intensive 2023

A two-week long summer intensive hosted by the spectacular Eastern Connecticut Ballet lead by former NYCB principal dance Gloria Govrin

Ballet Arts Studios SPRING Showcase - NYC City Center Theater, NYC

Hosted by: Stephen Reed

A showcase of student talent featuring the (very) international students of Ballet Arts!

Audition Combos Every Dancer Should Know! - NYC Master Class

Pearl Studios, NYC

Hosted by: Stephen Reed & Diane Laurenson

COCO Ballet Theater Dance Workshop

Osaka, Japan

 A grand two-week long workshop culminating in a one-night-only concert spectacular.

Fifth Avenue Theater Summer Dance Intensive - Seattle WA.

For the serious dancer interested in American musical theater dance. Dance history and critique round out this one-week immersion. Attendance by audition only.


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Huntington High School Audition Master Class 

Ripley Greer Studios, New York City. Students participated in vocal and performance coaching. A second workshop for the talented students of this outstanding theater department!

American Theater Dance Master Class

Hofstra University, Long Island, NY

Opening day of American Theatre Dance's two-week long summer "Performance Intensive". July 

New York Off-Stage Master Class - New York City

 Princess Anne High School Performing Arts Department Winter workshop. Audition Tip and Tricks, individual coaching, and of course - a crash course in theatre dance! 

American Musical Theatre - A Spectacular! - Osaka JAPAN.

Hour and half Concert featuring musical theatre numbers from Broadway's history. Stephen also taught Master classes at Stage Petite Studios, Osaka Japan.

5th Avenue Theater Summer Intensive - Seattle WA.

Drama, Vocal, and Dance training for the young professional. Two-week intensive at the Fifth Ave. Theatre. 

The 49th Annual Festival of Dance - Moosejaw, Saskatchewan (Contestant - Shayla Zumstien) 

Guest Adjudicator: Jazz Dance

5th Avenue Theater Spring Workshop - Seattle WA.

A week long musical theater intensive hosted by the Fifth Ave. Theater in Seattle, WA.

Dance Manitoba Festival 2007

Adjudication, scholarships and Master Classes in Musical Theatre Competition - Dance Manitoba, Canada. Click here for www.dancemanitoba.org/

The 5th Avenue Theatre Spring Break Theatre Workshop

A one-week intensive theatre workshop featuring teachers from New York, Los Angeles, and Seattle. Pictures to come. Ap

Audition Master Class - New Dance Group - New York City

Huntingtown High students concentrate on all three of the disciplines in one of New York's premiere rehearsal studios. Ma

Audition Master Class - Broadway Dance Center - New York City

The students of North High School focused on Vocal audition technique and etiquette in this two-hour workshop. 

Boston Conservatory - Boston MA -

 Performance and Musical Theatre Dance Master Class

Musical Theatre Dance Master Classes, advanced division Musical theatre students.

Boston Youth Moves - Boston MA.

Master Class and Theatre Dance for Jr. company. B.Y.M. non-profit is committed to the education and support of young professional dancers in Boston MA. Jeanette Neil Dance Studio.

The American Theater Dance Workshop - Hofstra University, Long Island, NY

The 5th Ave Theatre, Seattle WA

Summer Musical Theatre Intensive