Lee Alex Meyer-Lorey
Lee Alexandra Meyer-Lorey (© Chris Hardy)
Named apprentice in 2003. Joined in 2004.
Returned in 2013.
Born in Zurich, Switzerland, Lee Alex Meyer-Lorey trained at Westside Academy of Dance in Los Angeles and San Francisco Ballet School prior to being named an apprentice in 2003. She joined the Company as a corps de ballet member in 2004 and returned in 2013 after a one-year hiatus.
Meyer-Lorey has danced featured roles in Tomasson’s Giselle (Giselle’s Friends) ,Nutcracker (French and Spanish), Romeo & Juliet (Harlots), The Sleeping Beauty (Little Lilac and White Cat), and Swan Lake (Princess); Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote (Bridesmaids); Balanchine’s Coppélia (Jesterettes and Friends); de Mille’s Rodeo (Rancher’s Daughter); Robbins’ Dances at a Gathering (Blue); Thatcher’s Manifesto (principal); and Wheeldon’s Cinderella (Cinderella’s Mother).
Her repertory also includes Tomasson’s Chi-Lin, The Fifth Season, Meistens Mozart, Nanna’s Lied, On a Theme of Paganini, Prism, and Trio; Balanchine’s Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet (1st and 4th movements), “Diamonds,” Divertimento No. 15, “Emeralds,” The Four Temperaments, “Rubies,” Serenade, Stravinsky Violin Concerto, Symphony in C, Theme and Variations, and Who Cares?; Bintley’s The Dance House; Caniparoli’s Ibsen’s House; Fokine’s Petrouchka; Forsythe’s Artifact Suite; Lifar’s Suite en Blanc; Lubovitch’s Elemental Brubeck; MacMillan’s Elite Syncopations; Makarova’s (after Petipa) “The Kingdom of the Shades” from La Bayadère, Act II; Morris’ A Garden, Maelstrom, Sandpaper Ballet and Sylvia; Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid; Possokhov’s Classical Symphony, Firebird, Reflections, The Rite of Spring, and Swimmer; Ratmansky’s Shostakovich Trilogy (Chamber Symphony and Piano Concerto #1); Robbins’ The Concert, Dybbuk, Glass Pieces, Opus 19/The Dreamer, and West Side Story Suite; Scarlett’s Hummingbird; Taylor’s Changes, Company B, and Spring Rounds; Wheeldon’s Carousel (A Dance), Ghosts, Number Nine, and Within the Golden Hour; and Zanella’s Underskin.
Meyer-Lorey danced in the 2015 film of Tomasson’s Romeo & Juliet as part of the inaugural season of Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance.
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