Lissetth Aguilar Stöckli, ballet master and choreographer
from Guatemala, danced with the National Ballet of
Guatemala, Compañía Contemporánea de Jalapa Veracruz,
Mexico, and the Peridance Company in New York. In New
York she studied dance education with Benjamin Harkarvy.
She worked as a ballet master at Palermo, Oslo and Dresden
Opera, the Arena di Verona, and Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, as
well as with professional companies in Merida (Mexico), San
Salvador and Guatemala. At present she is directing her own
ballet school in Guatemala City. Besides her teaching activities
she choreographed for companies such as the Ballet
Ensemble C.A., the Ballet Moderno y Folklórico de Guatemala
and the National Ballet of Guatemala which she also directed.