JOHN STREIT holds a Bachelor of Science in Dance from the University of Georgia and a Master of Fine Arts in Dance from the University of Arizona with a specialization in teaching and choreography. John’s interest in dance was piqued upon being cast in his first musical. After such time, he began studying all styles of dance where he discovered an affinity for ballet. He has performed professionally with Georgia Ballet and as a guest artist with Atlanta Ballet. In addition, he has performed with the Arizona Dance Ensemble, The UGA ballroom performance group, The UGA Repertory Company, and Atlanta Lyric Theatre where he was recently seen in Cats as Mistoffolees. John has also danced as a guest artist in a variety of different venues, dancing much of the classical male repertoire as well as a variety of contemporary works. John also teaches and choreographs locally where he has trained and/or coached three YAGP Top 12 finalists and has produced several locally commissioned works.