Lily Howes

The Ballet Chorus of the Opera Populaire

Lily-Howes-HeadshotLily was born in Maidstone in Kent and began her training at Lisa Maybank School of Dance. At 11 she gained a place at the Royal Ballet School where she studied for 8 years at the Lower and Upper school.  She reached the final of Young British Dancer of the Year in 2011.  As a student she danced with The Royal Ballet Company in productions of Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty , Romeo and Juliet and Don Quixote.

Upon graduating from the Royal Ballet School she joned Sarasota Ballet in Florida where she danced in productions of La Fille mal Gardee, La Sylphide, Jazz Calendar and a soloist role in Raymonda.

This is Lily’s debut in the West End and she is thrilled to be joining the cast of Phantom of the Opera.