Lenore Brown is the Program Director of the City Kids Dance Program as well as an Instructor and has been dancing for over 25 years and began teaching in 2011. She teaches Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet, Tap, and Hip Hop. She danced competitively for over 15 years and won several top awards including a First Place Student Choreography award and First Place Overall in the Pro-Am Jazz Duet/Trio category. She has taken class from renowned dance masters such as Brian Friedman, Cris Judd, Joel Hall, Mia Michaels, Diana Cruz, and Yamila Viana. Lenore continues to perform in showcases and competitions throughout the Midwest and continues to further her dance education through numerous workshops, conventions, and festivals throughout the year. In addition, she is expanding her dance training with respected teacher James Valentino, studying Argentine Tango, Bachata, Salsa, and ballroom styles of dance. She is currently a member of the Detroit Tango Nuevo dance team. In addition to her dance training, Lenore has obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications.
“Never stop learning. Allow yourself to be a beginner. Even the greatest dancers had to start somewhere. You can learn anything; you just have to take the first step.”