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  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM: Beginning Tap
  • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM: Theatre Dance


  • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM: Theatre Dance

Location: Ballet Arts Studio, 130 W. 56th Street (between 6th & 7th Ave, NYC)

Website: www.balart.com

Contact: (212) 582-3350

Beginners are welcome but should be ready for a challenge. Come experience the fun and excitement of Broadway dance with Stephen Reed!


  • College Audition Preparation
  • Performance Coaching and Preparation
  • Video Reels
  • Competition Solo Choreography


Stephen Reed, owner and director of the renowned Ballet Arts Center for Dance NYC, enriches his teaching with an impressive Broadway background. Located in the iconic New York City Center Theater, Ballet Arts NYC is a leading institution for professional dance instruction with a classical ballet emphasis. Stephen’s extensive Broadway experience informs his Theatre Dance Master Classes and nationwide workshops, making them a unique blend of professional insight and practical technique. His weekly theatre dance classes at Ballet Arts NYC focus on character-driven performance, allowing dancers to move beyond traditional constraints and delve into the art of storytelling through movement. Under Stephen’s expert guidance, students gain a deep understanding of Broadway choreography, equipping them for successful professional auditions. His classes offer a vibrant and challenging atmosphere where dancers at all levels can discover the joy and rigor of musical theatre dance.


Stephen Reed provides a professional's insight into the world of theatre dance, an excellent opportunity for dancers to prepare for Broadway-level auditions. His classes cover choreography from legendary Broadway choreographers such as Robbins, DeMille, Fosse, Lynne, Stroman, Marshall, and Ashford. Classes highlights have included original Broadway choreography from hit shows like: Prom, On A Clear Day, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Dancin’, Spamalot, Billy Elliot, In The Heights, Wicked, All Shook Up, Cry Baby, Hairspray, Mama Mia, The Wedding Singer, Lion King, Mary Poppins, Music Man, Pajama Game, Chicago, Damn Yankees, Annie, West Side Story, On The Town, South Pacific.


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.

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