Lena Gilbert has been choreographing theater with Paul Romanello since 2009. She is an engaging and passionate teacher and choreographer of musical theater with deep roots in the artistry of ballet and modern dance. She has an international teaching and performance resume, and earned an MFA in Dance from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Lena’s love of craft and technique as well as her commitment to the individual in all her students celebrates the full-blooded humanity in dance. She considers her work successful only when it is also fun.