Guest Teachers & Master Classes


Guest Teacher
Phil Golgan
Phil Golgan

10/14
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Saturday 1:30-3:00pm

As a performer, Phil’s credits include productions at regional theaters across the country, such as Paper Mill Playhouse, Maine State Music Theatre, The Fulton, Ogunquit Playhouse, Gateway Playhouse, and Finger Lakes MTF. Recent choreography & directorial projects include Catch Me If You Can (Skirball Center), Carrie (NYU), Disney’s Newsies (Associate, Pittsburgh CLO) and Broadway Bares (Associate, StripU).
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Guest Teacher
Lenny Daniel
Lenny Daniel

10/15
INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Sunday 3:30-5:00pm

Lenny has worked as an Assistant Choreographer, Assistant Director or Dance Captain on a majority of shows he performed in, including MSG’s National Tour of The Wizard of Oz, starring Mickey Rooney, Roseanne and Eartha Kitt, and the National Tour of South Pacific, starring Robert Goulet. He has worked under Jerry Zaks, Larry Fuller, Gary Christ, Karen Azenberg, Luis Perez,…and Ann Reinking, for whom he dance captained the NYC and San Francisco productions of Here Lies Jenny, starring Bebe Neuwirth.
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Guest Teacher
Vivake Khamsingsavath
Vivake Khamsingsavath

10/15 & 10/17
BEGINNING HIP HOP
Sunday 2:00-3:30pm
Tuesday 7:45-9:15pm

Vive has danced for companies such as Kalamandir Dance (Indian Contemporary), ALMA NYC (Jazz), and Touch Performance Art (Immersive). Other performances include Lincoln Center, Broadway at Bryant Park, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, appearances on the “Today Show”, “The View” and “Good Morning America” for Flo Rida, campaigns for Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, LG, Coca-Cola and Sears.
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Master Class with Tero Saarinen Company

10/16-10/23
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE CONTEMPORARY
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 2:30-4:30pm

Apart from his works for Tero Saarinen Company and teaching his movement technique, Tero’s handiwork can also be seen in the premieres commissioned by several other prominent dance groups. Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT1), the Batsheva Dance Company (Israel), Ballet Gullbenkian (Portugal), the Lyon Opéra Ballet (France), the Gothenburg Opera Ballet (Sweden), Ballet National de Marseille (France), Ballet de Lorraine (France), the Finnish National Ballet, and others have featured Saarinen’s works in their repertoires.
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Guest Teacher
Denise Caston
Denise Caston

10/23
INTERMEDIATE BROADWAY STYLE TAP
Monday 11:30am-1:00pm

Denise Caston was a Radio City Rockette for 10 years and toured nationally with the Tony Award winning musical, Crazy For You. Denise has also had the honor of performing the choreography of Savion Glover at a showcase in New York City.
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DEREK MITCHELL RESIDENT CHOREOGRAPHER OF HAMILTON

Tuesday, October 24th
3:00-4:30pm

Teaching “The Room Where it Happens”

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Guest Teacher
Evan Copeland
Evan Copeland

10/17, 10/19 & 10/26
INTERMEDIATE CONTEMPORARY
Tuesday & Thursday 3:00-4:30pm

Evan was recently a part of Punchdrunk’s production of Sleep No More in NYC. He was also a member of Shen Wei Dance Arts, the Sean Curran Company and Steeledance.
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Master Class with Jennifer Archibald

10/25 & 10/27
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE CONTEMPORARY
Wednesday & Friday 2:30-4:30pm

Jennifer, the founder and artistic director of the Arch Dance Company, graduated from the Alvin Ailey School and Maggie Flannigan acting conservatory specializing in the Meisner technique. Her work has been performed at The Kennedy Center, Aaron Davis Hall, Lincoln Theater, New World Theater, Duke on 42nd Street, Abron Arts Centre, Jacob’s Pillow Inside Out Stage and on MTV. Currently Jennifer is the Resident Choreographer for Cincinnati Ballet.
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Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures @Steps on Broadway

Oct 30, Nov 1, Nov 3

Discover New Adventures’ signature narrative dance style & movement vocabulary while stretching your technical prowess and performance skill. Rep includes The Red Shoes, The Car Man, and Swan Lake. Classes taught by Etta Murfitt (Associate Artistic Director), Daisy May Kemp (Dance Captain), Glenn Graham (Principal Dancer) & Nina Goldman (former Principal Dancer).

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Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2:30-4:30
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Photos: The Red Shoes by Johan Persson; Swan Lake by Helen Maybanks


Guest Teacher
Barry Kerollis
Barry Kerollis

11/3
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Friday 2:30-4:00pm

Barry Kerollis is a freelance artist based out of both New York City and Philadelphia. His career has included dancing with Pacific Northwest Ballet, Houston Ballet, and many other companies as a Principal Guest Artist. Barry worked as the Interim Artistic Director of Alaska Dance Theatre and currently works nationally as an award-winning choreographer, instructor, and guest artist.
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Guest Teacher
Tamii Sakurai
Tamii Sakurai

10/5-11/10
INTERMEDIATE TAP
Thursday 4:30-6:00pm
Friday 6:15-7:45pm

Tamii is a founding member/dance captain, and now rehearsal director of Tap City Youth Ensemble, a project of American Tap Dance Foundation. Tamii has had the privilege of working with numerous leading tap dancers including Barbara Duffy and Derick K. Grant, and companies such as Brenda Bufalino’s “New” American Tap Dance Orchestra and Michelle Dorrance’s Dorrance Dance. She is currently appearing in the Off-Broadway hit Stomp.
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Master Class with Chet Walker

11/7-11/16
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Tuesday & Thursday 2:00-4:00pm

12/4-12/15
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 2:30-4:30pm

Chet originally conceived the 1999 Tony-Award-winning musical Fosse which also won an Outer Critics’ Circle Award and the Toronto Theater Alliance Award for Choreography.Also, as director/choreographer, Chet created Sweet Charity (Bob Fosse’s original choreography) in the United States, Holland, Japan, Mexico, Norway and London’s West End. Chet most recently received the Outer Critics Circle Award, the Drama Desk Award, the Astaire Award, and a Tony nomination for his choreography of Stephen Schwartz’s Pippin, the acclaimed 2013 Broadway revival, directed by Diane Paulus.
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Guest Teacher
Craig Salstein
Craig Salstein

11/20 & 11/21
INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL BALLET
Monday & Tuesday 10:00-11:30am

Salstein joined American Ballet Theatre’s Studio Company (now ABT II) in 2000, was promoted to the main Company in April 2002 and became a Soloist in March 2007. His repertory with the company includes La Bayadère, Le Corsaire, Don Quixote, Fancy Free and Romeo and Juliet.
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Guest Teacher
Paul Boos
Paul Boos

11/22
INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL BALLET
Wednesday 10:00-11:30am

Paul Boos performed with New York City Ballet from 1977-1990. He has also taught and staged Balanchine ballets on behalf of the George Balanchine Trust in the US, Europe, Russia, Korea and Japan including the Maryinsky, Bolshoi, La Scala and Paris Opera Companies.
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