Charlotte Ballet II (2020-present)
Eric Conrad Stith III was born in Virginia Beach, Virginia and started training at the age of seven at The Old Donations Center for the Gifted and Talented. He later trained for four years at the Governor’s School for the Arts, where he performed the roles of Lucien in Paquita and Johnny in Paul Taylor’s Company B. Stith has played a major role in Richard Alston’s Arrived in the film Dancing on the Shoulders of Giants in 2019. He also studied at the Elevate Performing Arts Center for three years as well as summer intensives at the School of American Ballet, Orlando Ballet School, and Charlotte Ballet.
Stith joined Charlotte Ballet II in 2020 and has performed George Balanchine’s Donizetti Variations with the main company.
He has studied Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship at a community college and has taught at El Alma de la Luna Dance Academy.