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Melissa Reed


Melissa Reed (Corps de Ballet) is originally from Amherst, New Hampshire where she began her early training at Bedford Dance Center and continued at Southern New Hampshire Youth Ballet. In 2007, she was invited to attend the Harid Conservatory in Boca Raton, Florida on a full-tuition scholarship, where she studied with Svetlana Osiyeva, Victoria Schneider, and Olivier Pardina.  Upon graduating in 2009, Melissa received additional training and performance experience at Charlotte Ballet and Richmond Ballet. She is currently a part-time faculty member for the Boston Ballet School. Since joining The Suzanne Farrell Ballet in 2012, Melissa has performed Balanchine's Movements for Piano and Orchestra, Divertimento No. 15, Agon, and Swan Lake, among others. 
Melissa Reed