Roscoe L. Sales, Jr., is a native of Winston-Salem, N.C. where he earned his BFA on scholarship from the North Carolina School of the Arts. He has also studied at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center and The Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Sales has performed with the Dance Theatre of Harlem, The Metropolitan Opera Company in Porgy and Bess, the Greensboro Ballet, and the North Carolina Dance Theatre.
In 1999 Roscoe made his debut as a choreographer with his version of Othello for Carolina Ballet.
Sales is on faculty at the Atlanta Ballet Center for Dance Education, Tri-Cities High School, and guest teaches throughout Georgia, Michigan, and the Carolinas.
Currently a guest artist with The Atlanta Ballet, Ballethnic Dance Company, and The High Point Ballet in North Carolina, he has trained MBT dancers since the studio's inception in 1997.