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Dance Master Class by Keith Lee, Studio #20

Presented by Anne Megibow in Studio #20, Fee is $25. Contact Anne for more information: ammegibow@gmail.com.

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Keith Lee has been a balletmaster for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre and the Capitol Ballet, and on the faculty of the Dance Department of Shenandoah University and from 1994-96 he was artistic director of Syncopated Inc. Dance Company in Lexington, Kentucky. As artistic director Syncopated Inc. Dance Company Mr. Lee staged many of his dances including The Ellington Project which won Best Dance Theatre Award in 1996. Mr. Lee has also started an outreach program, NeWorlDance, in Kentucky, and he continues his outreach work in Virginia. From 1996-98 Mr. Lee was on the faculty of the Virginia School of the Arts. From 1998-99 Mr. Lee was named co-artistic director of Neworldance in Toronto, Canada. In 1999 Mr. Lee established his own ballet school in Lynchburg, Virginia. In 2000 Mr. Lee was a guest choreographer at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach Florida where he created a new work and also restaged excerpts from his ballet, Image d’un Reve. He is also pursuing a successful career as a freelance choreographer, master teacher, and performing arts coordinator.