Galmont Ballet

ABOUT

ARTISTIC STAFF

Lucia Montero

Co-Founder-Artistic Director CEO

Ballet Mistress & Coach

LUCIA MONTERO

Originally from Venezuela, Mrs. Montero began her ballet studies under the direction of Matilde Romo de Pierrefeu, at the school of ballet of Bellas Artes Theater, and graduated at the age of 15. Her repertory includes principal roles in classical ballets Don Quixote, Raymonda, Le Corsaire, Swan Lake, Les Sylphides, The Nutcracker, Giselle, as well as roles in neo-classical and contemporary pieces. Lucia has performed in Venezuela with Ballet of Zulia, Maracaibo Ballet, The New Company, and in United States of America with Ballet Concerto of Miami, Momemtum Dance Company, Dance Theater West, and Ballet Nova. Her versatility has allowed her to perform for two consecutive years in Las Vegas Review show Spellbound, and in musical productions A Chorus Line, and West Side Story. She has also participated in numerous festivals, and was recognized with the ACCA Award 1990 as Soloist Dancer of the Year for her performance of Adela in The House of Bernarda Alba. Lucia has been Ballet Mistress for Dance Theater West, Ballet Nova, and Resident Choreographer-Director for Jean Ann Ryan productions in Florida. From 1998 to 2003, she was School Director and Assistant Artistic Director for the Lexington Ballet. Her students have been accepted and awarded scholarships to major ballet summer programs, and to Dance colleges upon graduation. She is regularly invited to teach at summer programs throughout the country. Lucia Montero is known as teacher and coach with an extensive knowledge of the classical ballet and contemporary techniques. Mrs. Montero holds the rights to the entire fRANK galvez's choreographic repertory.

"Lucia brings her energy and expertise to every aspect of her involvement with the dancers". Lucia is married to co-Founder~Artistic Director Emeritus Frank Galvez.

Galmont Ballet

Primary Levels Teacher

GEORGEA LORENZEN - ALUMNA

Georgea Lorenzen started dancing at Galmont Ballet in 2004, at the very young age of 3 in our Pre-Ballet Level. She trained for many hours all through Elementary, Middle, and High School. In 2017, as a Junior in High school, she began teaching our Pre-Ballet level until her Graduation in 2019 making her a Galmont Ballet Alumni. She continues training along with teaching Primary levels. Mrs Georgea also runs a small custom apparel/decal business and further her higher education. 

Galmont Ballet

Intermediate Levels and Adults Teacher

REAGAN RAMSEY - ALUMNA

Reagan Ramsey was born in Columbus OH, and started dancing at the age of four. She moved to Florida where she began training at Galmont Ballet under the direction of Frank Galvez and Lucia Montero at the age of nine. She has attended summer intensive programs at Galmont Ballet, Orlando Ballet, Arizona Ballet, and BalletMet. Reagan graduated from Galmont Ballet in 2019, and moved back to Columbus OH to dance with BalletMet as a trainee for two years. She is back and training again at Galmont Ballet since beginning of 2022, as well as teaching the intermediate levels.