Alonzo King

Contemporary ballet choreographer Alonzo King is founder and director of San Francisco’s Alonzo King LINES Ballet. In 1989, he opened the San Francisco Dance Center, offering weekly classes for professionals and community members alike. With more than 160 works to his name, his choreography appears in the repertoires of companies such as Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, The Royal Swedish Ballet, Joffrey Ballet and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. 

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