Background & Accomplishments
Lonnie Stanton is a Northern California native, based in Boston. Previous to her formal training,she danced around the outdoors of the rural Sierra Nevadas and her family homestead in Hawaii.
Lonnie graduated with honors from the Boston Conservatory with a BFA in Dance. She is thrilled to return from NYC and have the opportunity to work with students at the Pembroke School of Performing Arts, and perform with Prometheus for her 7th season with the company.
Lonnie has also performed with Boston-based: Ballet Rox, Bosoma, Zoe Dance, Angie Moon Dance Theatre, and Anna Reyes Dance. She worked with NYC based Kinesis Project Dance Theatre for their 2015-2016 season.
Lonnie has produced movement for film for Neoscape(advertisement), Moe Pope (hip hop artist), Linda Tegg (photography), and Tamara Al-Mashouk (film artist). Her teaching credentials include Ballet Academy East and Brookline Ballet among others.
Lonnie is a 200 hour certified yoga instructor through Yogaworks. Her work in public schools has been especially rewarding bringing dance education into the classroom through Notes in Motion and the New York City Ballet.