Resident Choreographer, Carol Fonda & Co.
MA (Theater - University of Miami)
MFA (Dance - NYU 's Tisch School of Performing Arts)
Carol has danced as a soloist with Affiliate Artists and Ballet Moderno de Guatemala (sponsored by U.S. State Dept.), as well as with the San Francisco Ballet, Ballet de Lyon and various modern dance companies in NY. Over the 30 years of her dance career, Fonda developed BodiBalance as a system of dance training, body conditioning and kinesthetic awareness for dancers and other movement professionals. She has taught BodiBalance master classes and workshops throughout the United States as well as in Europe, Central and South America. Carol's "BodiBalance WarmUp for Dancers," a CD accompanied by an illustrated coaching guide, is used as student materials for her workshops and private sessions. She teaches BodiBalance within the context of her ballet, modern and improvisation/composition classes. Carol creates movement for her classes that is both striking and fluid, using rhythm and direction in a way that is both playful and sensual.