Melissa Reed (Corps de ballet) originally from Amherst, New Hampshire Melissa began her early training at Bedford Dance Center and continued at Southern NH Youth Ballet. In 2007, she was invited to attend the Harid Conservatory in Boca Raton, Florida on full-tuition scholarship, where she studied with Svetlana Osiyeva, Victoria Schneider, and Olivier Pardina. Upon graduating in 2009, Melissa received additional training and performing experience at North Carolina Dance Theatre, and Richmond Ballet. She joined The Suzanne Farrell Ballet in 2012. What is your favorite role to dance and why?My favorite thing I have ever performed was "Russian Girl" in Serenade.