Discovery Project Faculty



All Discovery Project workshops are conducted by Alonzo King LINES Ballet faculty members. Classes and faculty will vary by location. Past Discovery Project faculty members have included:

  • Karah Abiog - LINES Ballet Training Program Director, formerly Complexions Contemporary Ballet
  • Peta Barrett - LINES Ballet Faculty
  • LeeWei Chao - LINES Ballet Faculty, formerly Joffrey Ballet and Milwaukee Ballet
  • Tammy Cheney - LINES Ballet Discovery Project and Summer Program Director
  • Duncan Cooper - LINES Ballet Faculty, formerly San Francisco Ballet and Dance Theater of Harlem
  • Prince Credell - Nederlands Dans Theater dancer, formerly LINES Ballet
  • Kara Davis - LINES Ballet Faculty, project agora, Visiting Assistant Professor at Mills College
  • Arturo Fernandez - LINES Ballet Faculty, LINES Ballet Company Ballet Master
  • Laurel Keen - Dance Instructor in Minneapolis/St. Paul and Physical Therapist Assistant, formerly LINES Ballet
  • Maurya Kerr - LINES Ballet Faculty, tinypistol, formerly LINES Ballet
  • Shirin Keyani-Rose - formerly LINES Ballet
  • Dexandro Montalvo - LINES Ballet Faculty, Dance Theatre of San Francisco
  • Caroline Rocher - Ballet Teacher at the Washington School of Ballet, formerly LINES Ballet
  • Carmen Rozestraten - LINES Ballet Faculty, formerly LINES Ballet
  • Keelan Whitmore - LINES Ballet Faculty, TanzTheater Muenster soloist, formerly LINES Ballet


Pictured: 2015 Tampa Discovery Project students with Peta Barrett, photo by Tammy Cheney.