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Duane Lee
Curriculum Vitae

Conestoga High School        1995
Creative and Performing Arts High School (CAPA)        1993

Other Positions and Employment        
Assistant Artistic Director, Rennie Harris Puremovement (RHPM) Philadelphia, PA        2008
Earl Mosley Institute of the Arts, New Milford, CT        2008
Boyer College of Music & Dance, Temple University Adjunct Faculty Member, Hip-Hop, Philadelphia, PA        2008
Broadway Production, “Hot Feet”, Assistant Choreographer        2006
Orange County School of the Arts, Orange County, CA        2004
The Dance Institute of Washington, Washington, DC        2004

Concert Dance Companies        
Rennie Harris Puremovement, Artistic Director:  Rennie Harris        1994 – 2009
Roots & Wings Movement, Artistic Director:  Makeda Thomas        2003
Ronald K. Brown / Evidence, Artistic Director: Ronald K. Brown        2000
African American Dance Ensemble, Artistic Director:  (guest artist for ADF)    1997
Eleone Dance Theater, Artistic Director:  Leon Evans        1997

Educational Activities – Teaching, Residency, Lecture/Demonstrations        
Temple University, Adjunct Faculty Member, Philadelphia, PA        2008
Earl Mosley Institute of the Arts, New Milford, CT        2008
Northampton Community College, Bethlehem, PA        2008
Auburn University, Auburn, AL        2008
Bolles High School, Jacksonville, FL        2008
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO        2007
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI        2007
University of California, Los Angeles, CA        2007
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA        2006
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH        2005
State University of New York, Buffalo, NY        2005
Philadelphia Dance Company (Philadanco), Philadelphia, PA        
Jacobs Pillow, Becket MA        2005
Orange County School of the Arts, Orange County, CA        2005
Howard University, Washington, DC        2005
The Dance Institute of Washington, Washington, DC        
Internacional de Danse, Trois Riveres, Canada        2004
University of California, Los Angeles, CA        2004
Castleton State College Castleton VT        2004
Kyoto University of Art & Design Kyoto Japan        2004
Bronx Charter School for the Arts        2004
New York University, New York, NY        2004
Stanford University, Stanford, CA        2004
California State University, Long Beach, CA         2004
Duke University, Durham, NC        2004
Monte Carlo Ballet, Monte Carlo        2004
University of Utah, Salt Lake City Utah        2004
Fresno State University, Fresno, CA        2004
The Albany Douglas Way Deptford London         2004
Hampton Academy, Westhampton, NJ        2004
Greenwich West Community Arts Centre        2004
Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA        2004
The Dance Institution        2004
Colorado Dance Festival Co        2002
University of Arizona Tucson, AZ        2002
Philadelphia Art Museum        2002
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA        2002
Delaware County Intermediate        2002
Wyomissing Institute for the Arts        2002
Bayfront N.A.T.O Erie PA        2002
OMEGA Institute for Holistic studies        2002
Cliveden Convalescent Center        2001
Santa Barbra Performing Arts        2001
University of California, Berkley, CA        2001
American Dance Festival        2001
Lafayette College, Easton, PA        2001
Carpenter Center, Long Beach, CA        2001
Stanford University Stanford CA        2001
University of California, Riverside, CA        2001
Hopkins Center Dartmouth College Hanover NH        2000
Alabama Ballet Birmingham AL        2000
Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH        2000
Rowan University Rowan NJ        2000
American College Dance Festival        1999
Bates Summer Dance Festival, Lewiston, ME        1999
Lafayette College, Easton, PA        1999
New Victory Theater Manhattan NY        1999
Columbia College, Chicago, IL        1999
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA        1999
Villanova University, Villanova, PA        1998
Dance Critics Association Conference NY        1998
Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Washington, DC        1998

Featured in authored Books/Publications and Review         
Dance Teachers' Magazine      2009
Growing Place Interviews with Artist Heidi Henderson        2007
Total Chaos Jeff Chang        2007
Publication Columbia University Jeff Chang        2007
Further Steps        Constance Kreemer        2007
Dance Magazine Brenda D. Gottschild        2007
Can't Stop Won't Stop         Jeff Chang        2006
Forward Magazine        2006
We B Girlz Martha Cooper        2005
Dance Magazine Sally Sommer        2004
The Black Dancing Body Brenda D. Gottschild        2003
Master of American Choreography Rose Eichenbaum        2003
New Yorker “Off the Street”        Joan Acocella        2003
Crisis Magazine Lori Robinson        2001
XXL Ben Osbourne        2001
Time Out New York                2000
Revolution Magazine        2000
Dance Magazine Cari Cunningham        2000
Essence Magazine                2000
Source Magazine        2000
Dance Magazine Brenda D. Gottschild        1999
Blaze Magazine        1998
Dance Magazine Roslyn Sulcas        1997
Cosmopolitan (Europe)                1997
Dance Magazine        1996
Digging Brenda D.Gottschild        1996
Seven Arts        1996
Dance Magazine                1995
USA Gymnastics Magazine (featured story)        1990
International Gymnast        1990
Disney Adventures Magazine (featured story)        1990
Sports Illustrated for Kids (featured story)                1990
Sports Illustrated “Faces in the Crowd”        1986

Pure Gold , (Leading Man / Deacon),  Director:  Ariayan Johnson McDaniels   2008
Hot Feet (Broadway) Director:  Maurice Hines        2006
Broadway Bares, AIDS Benefit, “New York Strip”, Featured performer, Director:  Jerry Mitchell        2006
Lion King (Original Broadway Cast) Director: Julie Taymour        1999
Night Life (Review) Director:  Ken Page        1999
A Few Good Men (Review), Featured performer, Director:  Arriadne Villarreal        1999
Broadway Soul Jam (Review) Joop Van Ende, Amsterdam, Netherlands        1997
Carols in Color (Review) Director:  Leon Evans        1997

TV Shows / Specials        
Today Show (Hot Feet / Earth, Wind & Fire)        2006
Fuji TV Japan (Hot Feet interview)        2006
PBS (Rennie Harris Puremovement)        1995
ESPN, McDonald’s International Mixed Pairs        1995
USA Network, “Kids You Should Know” (featured story)        1993
ABC Network, Bicentennial Birthday of Statue of Liberty        1986
Channel 9, NYC, Night of Champions Past, Present & Future, Madison Square Garden        1986

Special Invitation/Performance Presentations        
The Kimmel Center, Philadelphia PA        2009
YoungARTS/National Foundation for the Advancement in the Arts    2009  
*First Hip-Hip Master Teacher
The Kimmel Center, Philadelphia PA        2007
Yerba Beuna, San Francisco, CA        2007
Majestic Theater Gettysburg PA        2007
Wells Fargo Center Santa Ana CA        2007
Piedmont Virginia College, Piedmont VA        2007
University of Virginia        2007
Alabama Dance Council Birmingham AL        2006
Painted Bride Arts Center, Philadelphia PA        2006
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, NJ        2006
Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ        2006
Red Cat Theater LA        2006
Winston Salem State University         2006
City Parks Foundation New York NY        2006
Southeast Alabama Dance Company        2006
World Music Crash Arts Cambridge MA        2006
City Center St Louis, MO        2005
University at Buffalo Center for the Arts        2005
Kravis Performing Arts West Palm Beach Florida        2005
Queen Elizabeth Hall London England         2005
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts        2005
University of North Carolina        2005
Dance & Theatrica Modena Italy        2005
Contemporary Dance Theater Inc, Cincinnati OH        2005
Moore Theater Seattle, WA        2005
Luther Burbank        2005
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI        2005
Carver Community Center San Antonio, TX         2005
Sheppard College Virginia        2005
Cornell University Ithaca, NY         2005
Jarson-Kaplan Theater Cincinnati, OH         2005
Queen Elizabeth Theater London, England         2005
University of Illinois Urbana, IL        2005
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Santa Rosa CA        2005
Fort Wayne Dance Collective Fort Wayne, IN         2005
Dancing in the streets New York        2005
Kahilu Theatre Kamuela HI        2005
University Musical Society Ann Arbor MI        2005
First Works Providence RI        2005
Leeward Community College Pearl City HI        2005
New Jersey Performing Arts Center        2005
Scottsdale Center for the Arts Scottsdale AZ        2005
Seattle Theatre Group        2005
SodraTeatern Stockholm Sweden        2005
The Kennedy Center Washington DC        2005
Dianna Wortham Theatre Ashville NC        2005
Blumenthal Performing Arts Center Charlotte NC        2005
Georgia State University ATL        2005
Dance Theater of Lynchburg, Lynchburg VA        2005
Juan Rodriguez, LLC        2005
New Victory Theater        2004
Rhode Island College Providence RI        2004
UC Entertainment North ONT        2004
Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN        2004
We Love Dance Festival Tokyo Japan        2004
McCarter Theater Princeton, NJ        2004
Colorado Springs Dance Theater        2004
Miami Light Project Miami FL        2004
University of Utah Salt Lake UT        2004
Lipman Hall Newark NJ        2004
Paramount Center for the Arts Peekskill NY        2004
Kyoto Art Theater Kyoto Japan        2004
Jacobs Pillow Becket MA        2003
Princess of Monaco Monte Carlo France        2003
University of Maryland, College Park, MD        2003
Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Kahului, HI        2002
University of Massachusetts Amherst MA        2002
Oswego State University NY        2002
Allegheny College Erie PA        2002
Danse Centre Pierre-Peladeau Montreal        2002
Texas International Theatrical Arts Society         2002
University of Texas Austin        2002
Walton Arts Center Fayetteville AR        2002
Greenwood Cultural Center Tulsa Ok        2002
Cuyahoga Community College Cuyahoga, OH        2002
Steps Internationales Tanzfestival        2002
University of California Davis        2002
On the Green Omaha, Nebraska        2002
Hip hop Theater Festival NY        2002
Mann Center Philadelphia, PA        2002
Stern Grove Festival San Francisco, CA        2002
Jacobs Pillow Becket MA         2001
Holland Dance Festival Netherlands        2001
Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale, AZ        2001
Philadelphia Fringe Festival        2001
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY        2001
Queen of England London, England        2001
Museum of Contemporary Arts, Chicago IL        2001
Saddlers Wells Peacock Theater, London UK        2001
Lincoln Center Manhattan, New York        2001
Mondavi Center, Davis, CA        2001
California State University, Long Beach, CA        2001
University California, Riverside, CA        2001
University California, Santa Cruz, CA        2001
The Music Hall Portsmouth New Hampshire        2001
Miami Light Project, Miami Florida        2001
The Egg Albany New York         2001
University of Connecticut        2001
University of Hawaii Honolulu HI        2001
The Joyce Theater Manhattan NY        2001
Dance Place Washington DC        2001
World Financial Center Manhattan NY        2001
Florida Theater         2001
Lower Manhattan Cultural Center        2001
Het Muziek Theater Amsterdam        2001
Womad Seattle, WA        2001
President Bill Clinton-Washington, DC        2000
Wilma Theater Philadelphia, PA        2000
Dance Umbrella Boston MA        2000
The Hawaii Theater        2000
Wesleyan University        2000
Bucknell University        2000
Davidson University        2000
Ordway Center for the performing Arts        2000
Vanderbilt University Nashville TN        2000
Odunde African Festival        2000
Flynn Theater Burlington VT        2000
New Victory Theater Manhattan NY        1999
National African American Museum Wilberforce OH        1999
Spoleto Festival Italy        1999
International Children’s Festival Seattle, WA        1999
Cuyohoga Community College Cleveland, OH        1999
Kings Arts Complex Columbus OH        1999
Theater Artaud San Francisco CA        1999
Country School Madison CT        1999
Shoreline Alliance for Arts Guilford, CT        1999
Bern Miller Dance Theater, Beaufort, SC        1999
Summer Stage New York, NY        1999
University of Kentucky        1999
Springfield Museum of Art Columbus OH        1999
The Center of Contemporary Arts        1998
Sushi Performance & Visual Art San Diego CA        1998
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Arts, Washington, DC        1998
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore PA        1998
P.S.122 Manhattan NY        1998
Cain Park Cleveland OH        1998
Tide Water Norfolk VA        1998
Bowling Green State University, BG OH        1998
Arts in Education Buffalo NY        1998
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY        1998
Annenberg Center, Philadelphia, PA        1998
Theater Artaud, San Francisco, CA        1998
Parc De Lavalette France        1998
Columbia College, Chicago, IL        1998
Washington University St. Lois MO        1998
Teatro Comunale dell`OPERA di Genova Italy        1998
Nervi Festival Italy        1998
Arts Unlimited Boiling Green Ohio        1998
On the Boards Seattle WA        1998
Edinburgh Fringe Festival- Scotland        1998
Virginia Museum of Fine Art Richmond VA        1998
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA        1997
Aaron Davis Hall Harlem NY        1997
Jacobs Pillow        1997
Next Move Festival         1997
Painted Bride Theater 5/Black Hand Side Philadelphia, PA        1996
Glouster College NJ        1996
Temple University Philadelphia, PA        1996
Brooklyn Academy of Music BK NY        1996
Black Choreographers Luckman Theater LA        1996
Institute for the Arts in Education Philadelphia, PA        1996
Lincoln Theater Washington DC        1996
Spoleto Festival SC        1996
Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center        1996
Minnesota Arts Alliance        1996
Allegheny College Meadville PA        1995
American Ballet Competition Philadelphia, PA        1995
Blacks in Dance Philadelphia PA        1995
Villanova University Villanova PA        1995
Keswick Theater Glenside PA        1995
Temple University Philadelphia, PA        1995
Caribbean Festival Philadelphia Pa        1995
Philadelphia Dance Projects        1994
City Dances Philadelphia, PA        1994
Festival of Four Worlds Philadelphia, PA        1994
Walt Whitman Cultural Center Camden NJ        1994
Third Avenue Performance Space Columbus OH        1994
Collaborations Inc, Philadelphia, PA        1994
Columbus Recreation & Parks Columbus OH        1994

Choreographic Works        
Auburn University, Auburn, AL, DAunce7  "Discovery"     2009
WGBH Henry Becton Gala, Masterpiece Theatre Section        2008
“A Woman’s Inner City Blues”, Temple University Spring Concert        2008
Bolles High School, “B2TS”, Jacksonville, FL        2008
Broadway Production of “Hot Feet”, Assistant Choreographer        2006
“Morena”, Internacional de Danse, Trois Riveres, Canada        2004
Hip-Hop 101, “The Reggae Piece”, Dance Place, Washington, DC        1006
Uncle Sam, “Can you feel me”, (stage show), Stonecreek Boyz II Men Artist        1996

Choreographic Works/Commissions (assistant to Rennie Harris)        
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater “Love Stories”        2004
Pennsylvania Ballet, “Shut Up and Dance!”                1997

Vocal Performances        
Duane Lee showcase, One-Man Show, Director/Producer/Performer, Philadelphia, PA        2007
Verve Release Party, London, England, Background Singer, Ovasoul7        2002
Ron Grant showcase, NELLS Nightclub, New York, NY        2000
Smirnoff showcase, Le Bar Bats Nightclub, Featured Artist, New York, NY        2000

Recording Artists        
Earth, Wind & Fire        Will Smith
Chaka Khan                   Ricky Martin
Kool & The Gang          Uncle Sam / Boyz II Men

Industrials / Fashion Shows / Print        
JC Penny                      Gymkin
Versace                        Smirnoff
Alpha Factor               FUBU
KRS-One                      Nike
Absolut Vodka           Reebok

Special Talents        
Singing:  Baritone/Tenor        
Styles:    R&B and Gospel        
Dance:  Popping, Locking, B-Boying,
Hip-Hop, House, Jazz, Tap, Ballet,        
African, Afro-Modern        
Gymnastics:  Jr. National Team member
Olympic Winter National Qualifier
Duane Lee Holland, Jr., AEA

Duane began his career as a gymnast as a member of the Jr. National Team.  He competed in the 1991 Jr.
Pan-American Games, 1993 and 1994 Portugal Invitational, USA vs. Mexico dual and 1991 McDonald's
InternationalMixed Pairs.  He also was an official demonstrator for USAIGC clinics and for the United States
President's Council of Physical Fitness.

Duane began his professional dance career at the age of 17, dancing for the first Hip-Hop theater dance company,
Rennie Harris Puremovement (RHPM).  While performing with RHPM, he also taught at MIT, Stanford University,
Jacobs Pillow, University of Utah, UCLA, Monte Carlo Ballet Company, Pennsylvania Ballet Company,Philadanco,
Alvin Ailey Dance Theater and Broadway Dance Center.

Duane has also had the privilege of working with other choreographers:  Ronald K. Brown .Evidence, Garth Fagin
The Lion King (Original Broadway cast), Jeff Masted - A Few Good Men.  He was also assistant choreographer and
assistant dance captain of Maurice Hines' Broadway production of "Hot Feet".  He was also featured in Jerry
Mitchell's 2006 "Broadway Bares Aids Benefit New York Strip".

In 2007, Duane was installed as an adjunct faculty member of The Boyer College of Music & Dance at Temple
University, Philadelphia.  In January 2008, he was honored to be named the Assistant Artistic Director to
RennieHarris Puremovement.

He is currently conducting community outreach programs within the suburban Philadelphia area as well as in
conjunction with select universities across the nation.  In August 2009, he was installed as an adjunct faculty
memberof Ursinus College.  He is currently in the studio, preparing for his future solo releases.
Duane Lee Productions
Curriculum Vitae below