Fred Odgaard is a dancer, teacher, and choreographer originally from Southern California. He began his dance career at the young age of four. Growing up, Fred primarily studied jazz, contemporary, ballet, and modern dance. He is still proficient in all of these styles, as he continues to study the craft that has made his dreams come true. Fred has extensive professional experience as a dancer. He has appeared in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matthew Bourne's "Swan Lake", Glee, Cirque du Soleil's "Elvis", and alongside Celine Dion in her legendary show "A New Day". Fred has performed as a special guest on So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing with the Stars, The Daytime Emmys, and Strictly Come Dancing. He is also an original member of Sonya Tayeh's dance company, Sonya Tayeh Dance, and has long worked beside her as an assistant teacher and choreographer. Fred's own choreography has been performed by top studios at events and competitions across the country. With his outstanding teaching ability, Fred has been able to inspire his students the same way so many have inspired him in his career. Fred is a shining star in the dance world, so keep your eye out for him!