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Atlanta native, Juel D. Lane received his training from Tri-Cities Visual & Performing Arts High School, The Youth Ensemble of Atlanta, and BFA from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. He has performed nationally and internationally with Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, and currently dances with Bessie Award winning Camille A. Brown & Dancers. In 2012, Lane became the first black independent Atlanta-based choreographer ever to be commissioned by the Atlanta Ballet, choreographing Moments of Dis for the company. He was featured in Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch” in 2013 and appeared on the cover of Dance Studio Life Magazine in 2015. Lane was selected to participate in the 2015-2016 Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation New Directions Choreography Lab. Lane has also released three dance on film projects: "Just Another Day," "How to Kill a Ghost," and "When The Beat Drops." He recently choreographed on Ailey II and Dallas Black Dance Theatre. Juel was last seen as a dancer for Emmy Award winning Jesus Christ Superstar Live on NBC.