Lilly began her dance education at the age of 3. In 2016, she joined the Scranton Civic Ballet Company Corps de Ballet. The following year, she was promoted to Soloist and in 2019, Lilly was promoted to Principal Dancer.
Lilly has furthered her studies outside of Scranton at the Rock School for Dance Education in Philadelphia and has participated in master classes with the famous Barbara Weisberger (Founder of the Pennsylvania Ballet). Lilly has also been a featured guest performer for the Mostly Opera Company.
SCRANTON CIVIC BALLET COMPANY
Helen Gaus' The Nutcracker (Dew Drop Fairy, Snow Queen, Arabian, Ribbon Candy, Kissing Doll)
Swan Lake (Hungarian)
The Sleeping Beauty (Princess Aurora)
Cinderella Divertissement (Autumn Fairy)
Midnight Masquerade (Soloist)
Le Corsaire (Pas d'Esclave)
Lilly McDonald - Helen Gaus' The Nutcracker
Photo: Michael Straub Photography