Lydia Phillips

Lydia is a founding company member with Missouri Ballet Theater. After dancing with Richmond Ballet as a trainee for two years, while with the Richmond ballet she performed in The Nutcracker, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Cinderella and La Bayadere.She received her early training at the Lynchburg Fine Arts Center in Lynchburg, Virginia and is a graduate of Virginia School of the Arts where she received the Dame Margot Fonteyn Award and the Jan Petrus Bosman Award. She also has been in over a dozen plays and musicals from her very first musical The Music man at the young age of five. To the dramatic hole as Helen Keller in the Miracle Work. She loves doing it all. WDA is excited to have Lydia on staff for our dance company intensive and private lessons throughout the season! :)