Daphne Lee


A local artist from Rahway, NJ, Daphne Lee trained at Rahway Dance Theatre under the direction of Jay Skeete-Lee.  She has studied at the Dance Theatre of Harlem, Jacobs Pillow, and Boston Ballet all on scholarship, and graduated with honors from the Ailey/Fordham BFA program in dance where she was the recipient of the Denise Jefferson Scholarship.  Upon graduating, she was taken into the prestigious Ailey II where she danced the works of Robert Battle, Benoit Swan-Pouffer, and Amy Hall-Gardner.  Daphne was featured in the opening video to Beyonce’s Mrs. Carter World Tour and was a cast member on the webisode Dance 212.  This is her first season with LDT.