Member Since: 2019
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
Abdiel Figueroa Reyes was born and raised in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico prior to moving to the United States. Figueroa began his professional dance training at The Rock Center for Dance while attending Las Vegas Academy of the Arts as a Dance Major. In 2016, he joined the Las Vegas residential company at Contemporary West Dance Theater (formerly known as the Las Vegas Contemporary Dance Theater) under the direction of Bernard H. Gaddis, where he continued his training in modern, ballet, and contemporary. In 2017, Figueroa became a member of Hubbard Street’s Professional Program (HS Pro) under the direction of Alexandra Wells where he trained under educators such as Peter Chu, Claire Bataille, and Glenn Edgerton, as well as Hubbard Street company artists and guests. After a one-year apprenticeship, Figueroa was promoted to the main company in 2019. He is beginning his third year with the company, performing works by Aszure Barton, Kyle Abraham, Crystal Pite, Ohad Naharin, Jermaine Spivey, Nacho Duato, Rena Butler and others, while continuing his artistic growth with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.