Photos by Jeff Cravotta

Lacey Thomas

Hometown: New York City
Dancing Since: Age 3
Seasons with North Carolina Dance Theatre: 1
Favorite choreographer: George Balanchine
Most exciting dance moment: Being coached by Misty Copeland
A funny secret: I can do a really good Michael Jackson impersonation

Lacey Thomas was born and raised in New York and studied at the Dance Theatre of Harlem School. She began her dance training at the age of 3 and received her graduate certificate from their Professional Training program. While studying at the Dance Theatre of Harlem, Lacey trained heavily in ballet, modern, jazz, tap and African. While continuing her studies at the City College of New York, she also danced with the Dance Theatre of Harlem Ensemble in 2009.