Teaching ballet and movement one step at a time...................................

ages 2.5 thru pre professional and adults

Lisette Morris

Objective: With over 20 years teaching experience (ages 2.5 - pre professional and adult), to attain a position teaching Classical Vaganova Ballet and/or Creative Movement.

Training/Trained under:
Vincent Orlando of Orlando Ballet School, Huntington, Long Island
Istavn Rabovsky, Queens, New York
American Ballet Theatre, NYC, NY
New York State Summer School of the Arts (through NYCB/SAB) Scholarship recipient two years in a row
David Howard, NYC, NY
Finis Jung, NYC, NY

Bojan Spassoff, Stephanie Wolf Spassoff
Martha Graham Summer Intensive, NYC, NY

Alvin Ailey American Dance Center, Scholarship recipient for their two year program, Soloist with Ailey III
Broadway Dance Center, Frank Hatchett, NYC, NY

Lisette’s Dance Studio, August 1997-June 2015:
Classical Ballet lessons for ages 2.5 - Adult, First Steps, Pre-Ballet, Ballet I, II, III, IV and pointe


Dancers from Lisette’s Dance Studio have participated annually in City Ballet of San Diego’s Nutcracker Suite since 2007.

18 Years of preparing Annual Student Performances with Lisette’s Dance Studio, original works, costume prep and creation, blocking, etc.

The Kids College, 1997 – Present:
Creative Movement, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Line Dancing during  the Critical Hours Programs on locations throughout San Diego and North County.  Ages K-5

Discover-A-Dancer – City Ballet of San Diego, October 2012 - Present
Teach Classical ballet lessons to 2nd graders in the Inner City Title I Schools.

City Ballet of San Diego, 2006 to Present
Rehearsal Assistant - Nutcracker
Substitute when needed for Classical Ballet lessons

ASES Program at Monte Vista School, September 2013 - Present
Instruct  ASES After School Program students in various forms of dance: hip hop, ballet, performance art. Prepare dance perormances.

Dance and Movement at Monte Vista School, March 2013 – Present
During the school day, Instruct dance lessons weekly for grades K-2. These classes are combo classes with creative movement, classical ballet, musical games to teach rhythm, along with teaching dance combinations.


References:
Jo Anne Emery, Managing Director, City Ballet of San Diego 760 643-0062, 619 846-8774
John Nettles, City Ballet of San Diego 619 223-7241