Initial PGF Award: Dance Fellowship - Ballet, 2006, Chris Hellman Dance Award
Laurel Keen began her training at Minnesota Dance Theatre. She moved to Seattle where she danced at the Pacific Northwest Ballet School as a professional division student. While attending PNBS Laurel performed and toured with the company in several Balanchine ballets. Returning to Minnesota Dance Theatre as a company member, she performed works by Antony Tudor, Dwight Rhoden, and Alonzo King. This is Laurel’s fourth season with LINES Ballet.