Choong Hoon Lee• BALLET

Teaching Schedule

Drop-In Classes

(Available In Person or Online)

Adv. Beg./Slow Int. Ballet

Friday 1:00 - 2:30pm 

Born in Seoul, South Korea. Began Training at the Korean National University Of Arts and received a scholarship from the School Of American Ballet in New York while at the school. In 2004, Semi Finalist at the Varna Competition and received the Gold Award in Pas de deux of the Gwanju International Competition in 2005. Danced with the Mariinsky Ballet in Russia and later returned to Korean National Ballet becoming a soloist , dancing in works such as Donquixote, Swan Lake, Giselle, Nutcracker, Spartacus, Paquita, Santanila, Le Corsaire, Tchaikovsky Pas de deux, Cinderella.

Soon after finishing the season with the Korean National Ballet then joined Complexions Contemporary Ballet and worked with Dance Theatre Of Harlem 2015 to 2021. Repertoire works by Christopher Wheeldon, Standon Welch, Ulysses Dove, Nacho Duato, Francesca Harper, Jean Christophe Maillot, Yuri Grigorovich, Anthony Tudor, Dwight Rhoden, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Darrell Moultrie, Robert Garland. Certified in Vaganova method Level 1 through Level 8 from Korean National University Of Arts professor Sun Hee Kim. I am in faculty at Ballet Arts Center and Broadway Dance Center in New York City. Have taught for the School Of Dance Theatre Of Harlem.

Class Description

This class is Vaganova Russian technique class ideal for dancers Intermediate to Professionals. It consists of a full barre and center work. You will leave with the better understanding of technique, physical lines and musicality.