Lauren Derrig

Freelance Drawer & Salesperson

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Location:Walkertown, North Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/laurenderrig
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Lauren K. Derrig

Career objective
To become a principle dancer with a professional ballet company

Education
· University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) – Classical Ballet – BFA, May 2012
· Williamston High School, Williamston, MI, Member National Honor Society; GPA 3.7

Employment Experience
· Professional ballet dancer with Ballet Quad Cities; August 2012 - present
· Personal Secretary for UNCSA Faculty member, Ms. Nina Danilova; 2010 to Present
· Instructor Advanced/Intermediate Pointe Ballet – Spirit Expressions, Laingsburg, MI; Summers 2009-2011
· Landscape worker/ House Keeper – Sheila Moore, Okemos, MI/ Kris Kildea Okemos, MI; Summers 2009-2011
· Chaperone for American Ballet Theatre (ABT), Detroit, MI; Summers 2008, 2009
· Instructor Advanced/Intermediate Pointe Ballet – Cassie Studio of Dance, Livonia, MI; Summer 2008
· Instructor Advanced/Intermediate Pointe Ballet – Children’s Ballet Theatre (CBT)Lansing, MI; 2007-2008

Dance Performance Experiences
Featured and Principal Roles
· Ballet Quad Cities company member
• Featured in “Dracula” in a Pas de deux with former Joffery Ballet Principle Dancer, Domingo Rubio, and soloist roles as a Bride of Dracula – Staged by Deanna Carter; Fall 2012
• “The Nutcracker;” Winter 2012
· UNCSA, Student
• Featured in Balanchine’s Valse Fantasie- Staged by Deborah Wingert
• Featured solos with Ms. Nina Danilova, Ms. Susan McCullough, Ms.Dayna Fox
• Featured variation from Paquita Ballet – La Sylphide
• Symphony with Ms. Fanchon Cordell
• Selected as featured soloist in Student Choreographed Emerging piece
• Called for Mr. Johan Kobborg’s Bornenville Bournonville piece
· North Carolina School of the Arts Summer 2007
• Featured solos with Ms. Nina Danilova
· Children’s Ballet Theatre
• Kitri, Dulcinea, “Don Quiote”, (2008)
• Sugarplum Fairy, “The Nutcracker” 2005, 2006, 2007
• Xtension, Choreography Mr. Gregory George and Lauren Derrig 2007
• Odile, “Swan Lake” 2006
• Spring Fairy, “Cinderella” 2005

Summer Intensives
• UNCSA- Summer 2007.
• ABT, New York, NY - Summer 2006
• ABT, Detroit, MI - Summer 2005
• Summer Company- Traveling to dance at Mackinac Island, and Petoskey, MI - Summer 2005 to 2007

Additional
• Finalist Michigan Male Choreography Award- May, 2008
• Finalist Michigan Maggie Allesee New Choreography Award; October, 2007
• Finalist Michigan Youth Arts Festival and Gala Performance, CBT; May, 2008
• Finalist Michigan Youth Arts Festival, Happendance; May, 2008
• Student of Classical Ballet, Partnering, Variations, and Contemporary at CBT Academy Lansing, MI; Summer 2003 to 2008
• Company Assistant for CBT, Lansing, MI; 2006, 2007
• Student of Ballet and Ballet Variations at Happendance, Okemos MI; 2003 through 2008
• Student of Ballet at Detroit Opera House, Detroit, MI; Summer 2006, 2007
• Member CBT Summer Performance Company, 2005-2008
• Modern/ Contemporary, Character, Mime, Lyrical, Jazz and Folk Experience.

Extracurricular
• Nine years Piano; Four years select Mixed Voice Choir Ensemble and Female Choral Ensemble
• High School Varsity Swimming and Diving

Personal Information

Nationality: Caucasian
Date of Birth: 9-28-1990
Weight: 117 Lbs
Height: 5’8”
Age: 22
USA Citizen


References available upon request
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