Amanda Lenox - Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary
Amanda is a Dallas, Texas native who began her career aspiring to be a professional dancer and visual artist. Early on, she danced for music artists: Leann Rimes, Toby Keith, and Creed alongside the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders as a guest performer. She left Texas to pursue her education in Philadelphia at the University of the Arts. She graduated with a BFA in Modern Dance Education and interned with BalletX Dance Company. After graduating, she began dancing as a company member for Koresh Dance Company and spent her time touring nationally and internationally. Amanda has collaborated with Koresh Dance Company as a visual artist as well. She has exhibited her work at Koresh’ bimonthly artist showcases and has donated her artwork to the company to aid in various fundraising campaigns. Amanda has exhibited her artwork in other Philadelphia venues, such as: The Painted Bride Theater; Square Peg Artery and Salvage Gallery; and Philadelphia Vintage and Consignment Boutique. Alongside her career in the arts, Amanda developed a passion for teaching and went on to teach ballet, dance wellness, and dance history for several years at Georgian Court University. In addition, she has found a home exhibiting her artwork at Greenpoint Gallery in Brooklyn, NY where she recently won recognition in the gallery’s juried People’s Choice Salon Show.