Welcome to Dance!!!!
Office/Conference Hours: Monday - Friday, 1st/5th period or after school
Hello! Thank you for visiting our little corner of cyberspace. This is Darryl's first year at Lamar HS. He is originally from Houston, Texas and was a member of the Klein Forest HS Golddusters Dance Team.
While attending Texas State University, Mr. Pilate danced in several concerts performing works created by students, faculty, and guest artists. As a four year member of Orchesis Dance Company, he held the positions of Company Manager, Public Relations, and Vice President. Other college groups he participated in were Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society (President 2004-2005) and the World Famous Texas State Strutters (Strutter Manager 2002-2006).
Pilate has taught dance and cheer all over the state of Texas and his choreography has been showcased in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio. Professionally, he performed with the WNBA San Antonio Silver Stars Star Squad for seven seasons (2005-2011), worked with the Austin Lyric Opera in their production of the opera, Carmen, and danced in a 30-second television commercial for an Austin-based dry cleaning company. He was a member of Dance Masters of America, Chapter 3 and is a member of Texas Dance Educators Association.
Dancing is his passion! He looks forward to an excellent year at Lamar HS!!! VFND.