Photo: Marshall Williams, 2014. 

Photo: Marshall Williams, 2014. 

Justin Flores began his dance training with Debbie Busby in Victoria, Texas.  He is a graduate of the Houston Ballet Academy and holds a BFA from the University of Oklahoma.  He has danced with the Eugene Ballet, Smuin Ballets/SF, ODC Dance, The Foundry, Liss Fain Dance Company, Capacitor Performance Group, Deborah Slater Dance Theater, Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance, Peter Kyle Dance, Ballet X, and was most recently a soloist with The Metropolitan Opera in New York City.  He has given performances in the United States, Canada, Central and South America, Europe, and has appeared on PBS’ Great Performances and Live From Lincoln Center.  

Mr. Flores is also an accomplished bass player.  He has played on several albums and composed 3 albums of original music. He is currently a student at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine studying Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine and is a certified Neurokinetic Therapist.  He is very happy to be joining the faculty of SDCYB.