Position: Second Soloist
Lawrence Rines joined Boston Ballet II in 2009, was promoted to Company artist in 2011, and to second soloist in 2017. Rines trained at the School of American Ballet and The Rock School for Dance Education. Rines participated in summer intensives at Ellison Ballet, Miami City Ballet, the Kirov Academy of Ballet, the School of American Ballet, and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. He has performed as a guest artist at the Nantucket Atheneum 10th Anniversary Dance Festival under the direction of Tyler Angle, principal dancer with New York City Ballet. While at School of American Ballet, he was selected to perform a solo choreographed on him by Matthew Renko (now a soloist with Pacific Northwest Ballet) during the New York Choreographic Institute’s inaugural summer session in 2008.