Laura Alonso, daughter of world famous international prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso, and renowned teacher and coach Fernando Alonso, is herself known as a teacher, coach and an expert at staging the well-known classics. For seven years, she was the personal coach and teacher for Mme. Alicia Alonso. Former Dance Theatre of Harlem ballerina, Virginia Johnson who is now editor of Pointe Magazine calls her, “international master teacher extrordinare”. Ms. Alonso has been a coach, jury member and teacher at each of the Jackson International Ballet Competitions where in 1990 she won an award for “Best Coach”. She has served as Jury member of the Concours International de Dance de Paris, France, the Alicia Alonso International Ballet Competition and other competitions around the world. A teacher of world-class experience, Ms. Alonso has taught for the Ballet National de Cuba, the Royal Danish Ballet, the Australian Ballet, Les Grands Ballet Canadiens, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Cleveland San Jose Ballet, Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Tokyo Ballet and others. Today she travels around the world teaching and staging the classics for pre professional as well as professional companies.