The Kennedy Center

Lauren Elizabeth Worley


Lauren Worley (Corps de Ballet) grew up in Pittsburgh and trained at the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School for 11 years and attended summer programs at Boston Ballet, Miami City Ballet, and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. After graduating high school, she came to Richmond Ballet as a trainee and later joined the company, performing Summer Fairy in Malcolm Burn's Cinderella, Stoner Winslett's The Nutcracker, and Balanchine's Valse Fantasie, The Four Temperaments, Serenade, and Who Cares?. Lauren also danced with Texture Contemporary Ballet, works by Val Caniparoli, Phillip Neal, Ma Cong, and Jessica Lang. Since joining The Suzanne Farrell Ballet in 2014, she has performed Balanchine's Allegro Brilliante, Swan Lake, Walpurgisnacht, and Emeralds. This is Lauren's third season with The Suzanne Farrell Ballet.