The most distinctive thing I can identify about the way I work is the idea of approaching things from the inside. I want to experience things from the inside, to know them as truth, before they evolve into form on the outside. About :
Alonzo King has been called a visionary choreographer: altering the way we look at ballet. His works are in the repertories of the Swedish Royal Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Hong Kong Ballet, and many others. He has worked extensively in opera, TV, and film. Known for collaboration and his skill as a teacher, Mr. King has been guest ballet master for companies around the globe. In 2012, King was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Corps de Ballet International Teacher Conference. He is director of the international touring Company, Alonzo King LINES Ballet, housed in San Francisco with the Alonzo King LINES Ballet BFA at Dominican University of California, Training Program, Summer Program, and Dance Center. In October 2012 the San Francisco Museum & Historical Society named King a "San Francisco Treasure" for his contributions to the historic fabric of the city over the last 30 years.