Reid Friedl is a performer/choreographer based in Vancouver, Canada. Graduating from Victoria School of Performing and Visual Arts, he has been trained since youth in all genres of dance, choreography, and many other artistic fields. As the director of his training group, K.I! & Co., Creative Team member of PraiseTeam, and member of globally-renown group ‘IMMABEAST’, his main goal is to bring his multi-genre infused, and artistic-focused intentions to the forefront through his choreography, concepts, teaching and performances.
Working commercially on projects, such as, Descendants 3, Macklemores’ “Dance Off”, Motherland, Fallen Hearts, Nintendo “Splatoon 2”, choreographing for artists Asim Chin, Trill Sammy, Kalin White, Trystan Laurent, and working with choreographers Willdabeast, Alexander Chung, Mikey Dellavella, Reid balances between both roles of dancer and choreographer in the professional environment.
At a young age, Reid has been highlighted on national dance magazine “IDM” (Industry Dance Magazine) alongside other industry professionals such as Sean Cheesman and Stacey Tookey. A past member of many crews, Reid has won first and second place standings in events, such as World Of Dance, Hip Hop International, Vibe, Artists Emerge, BodyRock, and is currently transitioning as a choreographer for such competitions. With a close-knit community of friends out in LA, he has also performed at events such as Carnival, Build-A-Beast, XCape, and Club Jete, as of the past few years.
The past 8 years, Reid has been touring with the Fresh Dance Intensive teaching faculty, running out of Julliard School in New York, teaching workshops/classes, judging competitions, and guest choreography all across Canada, and Seattle. He has also recently expanded his teaching locations to studios in Los Angeles, Hawaii, and Vegas.