Shih-Yuan Huang was born in Hualien, Taiwan where he began his early training at Tzu Chi School's dance program. He moved to New York City to attend Gelsey Kirkland Academy at age of 15. Mr. Huang was coached by Gelsey Kirkland, Lyubov Fominich, Vera Soloveyva and Nikolai Levitsky. He also studied at American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School for a year under Cynthia Harvey and Ethan Steifel. Mr. Huang attended Houston Ballet Academy' Summer Intensive. He has performed main ballet roles in The Nutcracker, La Bayadere, La Vivandiere, Paquita and Rondo Capriccioso.