Gleidson Hoffmann is an internationally acclaimed dancer, teacher and choreographer. He was born in Minas Gerais, Brazil and started training at Studio Arte Danca and Ballet Liudmila Palonskaya, before winning a full scholarship to the Harid Conservatory in Boca Raton, Florida. He danced professionally for Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami, Ballet Arizona, and New Jersey Ballet. His previous repertoire includes ensemble and lead roles in Sleeping Beauty, the Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, Giselle, Coppelia, Romeo and Juliet. Additionally, he has over 11 years teaching experience, including the Rock School for Dance Education, Princeton Dance and Theatre, Philadelphia High School for the Performing and Creative Arts, Philadelphia Dance Theatre, Ballet Tech, Dance Theatre of Harlem.