Lenore Pavlakos Morales


Ms. Morales is a graduate of The Juilliard School where she received her BFA Degree in dance. Her professional career includes Eglevsky Ballet, Maryland Ballet, Eugene Ballet, and The Dance Theatre of Harlem under the direction of Arthur Mitchell, where she quickly rose through the ranks and was promoted to Principal dancer. In her 11-year tenure with DTH she served as Assistant Rehearsal Director to the Company and Master Teacher for their “Dancing through Barriers”, outreach program both in the US and abroad. Miss Lenore was a featured model for Capezio ads and has been seen in Oprah, Mademoiselle, Pointe, and Dance Magazine as well as Italy’s Io Donna. Following her performing career Ms. Morales served as director to The Harkness Youth Ballet @ 92nd Street Y and later Ballet Mistress to Staten Island Ballet. Miss Lenore has been sought after as a Master Teacher and Coach and has worked with schools and festivals such as West Virginia Dance Festival, Marymount Manhattan College, and Tremaine Dance Conventions. She is also a certified teacher of Zena Rommett Floor-Barre® technique. We are so excited to welcome Miss Lenore to her first season at Fusion!