Lauren Mochizuki entered the wonderful word of dance at the age of three. It was under the instruction of Kate Jablonski that her love for creative movement flourished and Nick Pupillo that her appreciation for technique multiplied. Lauren has since worked closely with many inspiring and well-established teachers in the Chicagoland area including Diane Fotino, Nick Pupillo, Laura Wade, Logan Lipton, Kylie Bannon, and many more. She has also worked with guest choreographers such as Ahmad Simmons, Brooke Lipton, Lindsay Nelko, Mary Jo Irbe/Randy Duncan, and Chris Xayarath. She has also choreographed numerous pieces for Eurythmics Dance Company and constantly pushes herself to create new movement. Lauren received countless awards and scholarships including but not limited to: Top 5 and Top 10 at West Coast Dance Explosion's Nationals, a contract with Go2Talent Agency, and many other scholarships through programs such as Interlochen Arts Academy, Hollywood Vibe, Jump, and the Pulse.
Experience in Bollywood
Experience in Ballroom
Choreographer , 09/2013
to Current Terry Wethington – 100 S Brainard Ave, La Grange,
IL 60525 Choreographed and set pieces every year for Eurythmics Dance Company members. Currently choreographing and helping direct the final show in May as well as several events throughout the year.
to 12/2016 Diane Fotino – 6B S. LaGrange Road, IL 60525 and 6475 Joliet Road, Suite D Countryside,
IL 60525 Taught hip hop, tap, jazz, ballet, and lyrical classes.
Dancer , 04/2010
to 07/2010 Kate Jablonski – 7933 39th Street Lyons,
IL 60534 Danced in Kate Jablonski's "Twilight" at the ACE Capezio Awards Finalist Show in New York.
Dancer: Current Impact Dance Company -
Under the direction of Diane Fotino. Trained in ballet, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, and tap with Logan Lipton, Kylie Bannon, Katie McLaughlin, JC Renzetti, and Sue Wagoner.
Dance: 2013 Interlochen Arts Summer Camp - 4000 Highway M-137, Interlochen,
MI 49643 Attended the three week intensive and majored in ballet.
Dancer : 2010-2013 Visceral Studio Company - 2820 N Elston Ave, Chicago,
IL 60618 Under the direction of Nick Pupillo. Trained in ballet, contemporary, jazz, and hip hop with numerous teachers and choreographers including Nick Pupillo, Laura Wade, Ahmad Simmons, Dionna Prideon, and Peff Modelski.
Dancer: 2010 Beyond Words Dance Company - 7933 39th Street Lyons,
IL 60534 Under the direction of Kate Jablonski. Trained in jazz, contemporary, hip hop, and ballet.
Dancer : 2001-2009 Impact Dance Company - 6475 Joliet Rd #E, Countryside,
IL 60525 Under the direction of Diane Fotino. Trained in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, and hip hop with Diane Fotino, Kate Jablonski, and Amber Alonzo.
Contract with Go2Talent Agency (given the opportunity through a special scholarship from LA Dance Magic)
Top 5 (2015) and Top 10 (2016) at West Coast Dance Explosion Nationals
West Coast Dance Explosion Elite Dancer
LA Dance Magic Dancer of the Weekend
Scholarship for Interlochen Arts Summer Camp
Countless weekend scholarships for dance conventions such as LA Dance Magic, West Coast Dance Explosion, Nuvo, Hollywood Vibe, and the Pulse