Position: International Master Teacher; former dancer, Colorado Ballet
Affiliation with organization: 1990 – 1997
Years active at YAGP: 2015 – Present
Gary Lewis was born and raised in the US Virgin Islands. He began his dance training with the Ballet Theater of School of The Virgin Islands and spent his summers training at the Dance Theatre of Harlem under the tutelage of Arthur Mitchell. Mr. Lewis’s company credits include the Capitol Ballet, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble and Colorado Ballet. He has toured in the United States, Europe, and Africa. Mr. Lewis joined Ron Brown’s EVIDENCE for its Joyce Theatre season and then made his Broadway debut with “The Lion King,” also performing on the award-winning musical’s first national tour. He is a sought-after master teacher in US and abroad.