Lisa Lockwood


Lisa Lockwood danced with American Ballet Theatre for ten years, subsequently with Feld Ballet, and was an original cast member of Phantom of the Opera. A short list of the choreographers she has personally worked with include Anthony Tudor, George Balanchine, Twyla Tharp, Natalia Makarova, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Glen Tetley, Eliot Feld and Sir Kenneth McMillan.

Currently, she teaches at Ballet Academy East. She worked at Steps on Broadway in New York in the open program from 1998-2024, and was a faculty member and Ballet Chair for the School at Steps. She has taught at Broadway Dance Center, Ballet Hispanico, Alvin Ailey, American Ballet Theatre, Juilliard, Sarah Lawrence, High School For The Performing Arts, and as a guest teacher all over the world: The Metropolitan Opera, The Royal Ballet School (Denmark), Kaatsbaan Dance Center (New York), Juilliard, Joffrey Ballet, and Edmonton Ballet. She worked closely with Martine Van Hamel for 16 years in the Summer Ballet Intensive at Kaatsbaan. Additionally, she teaches and coaches private students who are motivated to bring their ballet proficiency to the highest possible level.