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Lauren Blane

Lauren Blane began training at the Faubourg Ballet Academy under Watmora Casey. She received her BA in Dance from Grand Valley State University and received The Outstanding Undergraduate Award in Dance. Lauren studied at the Lou Conte Dance Studio and performed with Giordano Dance Chicago’s Second Company. She was privileged to perform with Beyonce on Oprah’s Farewell Episode. She was featured in productions of SHOUT!, Now and Forever, The Nutcracker, Mary Poppins, Evita and Chicago. Lauren was chosen as the first alumni in residence at Grand Valley State University. She is the resident choreographer for Lake Zurich High School musicals. Lauren is an ABT® Certified Teacher, who has successfully completed the ABT ® Teacher Training Intensive in Pre-Primary through Level 5 of the ABT ® National Training Curriculum. She also taught at the Chicago Dance Connection’s Jazz Camp and Dance Masters of Wisconsin. Lauren is the founder and Artistic Director of the Main Street Ballet Company in Lake Zurich, IL.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, July 20

1:30pm CDT

2:45pm CDT

4:00pm CDT

Sunday, July 21

10:00am CDT

1:30pm CDT

2:30pm CDT