May 12

Teaching Artists


LeeAnet Noble

LeeAnet Noble is a phenomenally talented actor, dancer, drummer and singer whose unique style of mixing tap dancing and masterful drumming simultaneously, has won her critical acclaim from across the USA. She performed leading roles in the New York casts of the international hit shows STOMP and DRUMSTRUCK. She was recently seen opening the star studded Black Ball at the Hammerstein Ballroom with a solo on the djembe that received rave reviews from She has been featured with such artists as Wynton Marsalis, Harry Belafonte, Hugh Masekela and Danny Glover among others. Her solo career has taken her from the Lincoln Center to every theater at The Kennedy Center. Her original choreography was featured in NATIVITY at The Public Theater with the Broadway casts of Lion King and Chicago and at the ANHM for an audience of thirty thousand at which she performed her critically acclaimed act with her mother, acclaimed vocalist and percussionist Lauretta Noble. She studied acting at Howard University graduating Magna Cum Laude with a BFA in Theater. Ms. Noble has been featured on BET, ABC, FOX-NY, FOX-DC, CNN and Good Day New York. She has opened for such artists as Chaka Khan, Alicia Keys, Gwen Stefani, Bono and Sheryl Crow. Her critically acclaimed original spiritual choreography has been performed at such prestigious theaters as The Kennedy Center and in South Africa and Brazil. Her original one woman show KickN2theBeat premiered December 14th at The Zipper Theater. LeeAnet began teaching over ten years ago in Washington DC. She has taught at such schools as The Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Montgomery College, Ballet Petite and various public school throughout New York. Due to her eclectic training and experience she teaches tap, step, poetry, gumboot dancing, South and West African dance, percussion and theater as well as Slammin’ workshops (alternative drumming and tap).