Guest Teachers & Master Classes


Guest Teacher
Nina Goldman
Nina Goldman

5/27
INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Saturday 2:30-4:00pm

Nina’s teaching credits include Sarah Lawrence College, The Metropolitan Opera, The Juilliard School, Barnard College, Dance New Amsterdam, Peridance/Capezio Dance Center, Dancewave and Joffrey Ballet School. Guest teaching for The Cedar Lake Dance Company, Random Dance, Rambert and New Adventures Dance Companies.
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Guest Teacher
Denise Caston
Denise Caston

5/28
BASIC TAP
Sunday 11:00am-12:30pm
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE BROADWAY STYLE TAP
Sunday 12:30-2:00pm

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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Guest Teacher
Barry Kerollis
Barry Kerollis

5/7-5/28
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE CONTEMPORARY
Sunday 3:30-5:00pm
INTERMEDIATE CONTEMPORARY
Friday 11:30am-1:00pm

6/2, 6/5, 6/12-6/16, 6/21 & 6/23
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Monday, Wednesday & 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
Stephanie Yonkovich
Stephanie Yonkovich

5/23 & 5/30
TOTAL BODY BARRE
Tuesday 8:00-8:45am

Stephanie is currently a Barre instructor at Equinox and has loved combining dance with fitness. She is also the Head Coach and Choreographer for the Columbia University Dance Team.
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Guest Teacher
Tim Anderson
Tim Anderson

5/23 & 5/30
CARDIO DANCE
Tuesday 9:00-9:45am

Tim Anderson is an all-around performer and AFAA certified fitness professional. For Tim, staying physically fit and in top performing condition go hand in hand. Thanks to Madonna, he had the chance of a lifetime to merge fitness and dance by joining the 2012 MDNA World Tour as a one of two of personal trainers. Tim is currently a Hard Candy Fitness Master Trainer, Instructor for Kore New York.
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Guest Teacher
Greg Graham
Greg Graham

5/22-5/31
ADM21 ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE REP
Monday & Wednesday 1:00-2:30pm

Teaching Rep from Hairspray Live

Most recently Greg was the Associate Choreographer on the 2014 Broadway revival of On The Town choreographed by Josh Bergasse. He was also the Associate Choreographer to Jerry Mitchell for Hairspray Live! Greg also recently won the Connecticut Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Choreography for Somewhere at Hartford Stage. Off-Broadway & NY credits include: Ragtime in Concert at Lincoln Center, Motel Rasdell in which he won the 2013 Mid-Town International Festival Award for Outstanding Choreography, Finks at The Ensemble Studio Theatre (SDC Calloway Award Nominee), Tio Pepe at The NY Public Theater, Broadway Bares & Rockers On Broadway.
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Guest Teacher
Erin Kernion
Erin Kernion

5/25 & 6/1
TOTAL BODY BARRE
Thursday 8:00-8:45am

Erin certified in Pilates Mat with the Physical Mind Institute. She taught Pilates throughout the New Orleans area until her dance career brought her to New York to perform with the Radio City Rockettes and Metropolitan Opera Ballet. While in New York, she has taught barre and dance to many wonderful clients.
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Guest Teacher
Kurt Froman
Kurt Froman

6/1 & 6/2
INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Thursday 2:30-4:00pm
Friday 1:30-3:00pm

6/5 & 6/7
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Monday & Wednesday 4:30-6:00pm

Kurt Froman just completed the film Red Sparrow, training and coaching Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence for four months to perform choreography by Justin Peck (NYCB). Kurt was the original Dance Captain and Swing for the Broadway hit, An American In Paris. He also was part of the workshop Something To Dance About, a tribute to Jerome Robbins’ body of work which featured his ballets as well as his musical theater choreography. He was recently seen on the STARZ series Flesh & Bone.
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Bob Fosse Master Class Series in May

Dancin’ – All that Jazz – Sweet Charity
Verdon Fosse Legacy LLC Reconstructeurs
5/15 – 6/2 • Mon, Wed, Fri • 2:30-4:30pm

Mimi Quillin
Mimi Quillin

5/22 – 5/26
Dana Moore
Dana Moore

5/29 – 6/2

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Guest Teacher
Richard Stafford
Richard Stafford

5/24-6/7
INTERMEDIATE BROADWAY STYLE TAP
Monday & Wednesday 11:30am-1:00pm

6/11
BASIC TAP
Sunday 11:00am-12:30pm
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE BROADWAY STYLE TAP
Sunday 12:30-2:00pm

On Broadway, Richard was the choreographer for In My Life and Dance Supervisor for CATS. He has also choreographed Off-Broadway and directed and choreographed over a hundred musicals internationally and regionally at The Paper Mill Playhouse, Theatre Under The Stars, Walnut Street Theatre, Pittsburgh CLO, Sacramento Music Circus, North Shore Music Theatre, North Carolina Theatre, Seattle’s Fifth Avenue Theatre and Westchester Broadway Theatre among others.
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Guest Teacher
Ashley Tuttle
Ashley Tuttle

5/26 & 6/9
INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL BALLET
Friday 10:00-11:30am

6/5, 6/12 & 6/26
INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL BALLET
Monday 10:00-11:30am

Ashley Tuttle was invited by Mikhail Baryshnikov to join American Ballet Theatre (ABT) at the age of 16. As a prima ballerina with ABT, Ms. Tuttle’s career spanned 17 years. Ms. Tuttle’s repertoire at ABT included such roles as Juliet in Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet, Aurora in The Sleeping Beauty, the title roles in Giselle, Nikiya in Natalia Makarova’s La Bayadere, Odette/Odile in Kevin McKenzie’s Swan Lake.
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Master Class with Josh Bergasse

6/5-6/9
INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED THEATER DANCE
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 2:30-4:30pm

On Broadway, Josh choreographed the revival of On The Town which opened to rave reviews. He received an Astaire Award and was nominated for TONY, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Awards. Also on Broadway, Josh choreographed the revival of Gigi. This Spring Josh choreographed the Broadway debut of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
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Guest Teacher
James Kinney
James Kinney

6/12-6/21
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1:00-2:30pm

Broadway credits include: Fosse, Dance of Death, Barry Manilow’s Harmony and the most recent revival of Sweet Charity, starring Christina Applegate, where he also served as the production’s Assistant Dance Captain. James began to focus in on the art of choreography, and found himself conceiving and creating an original new dance work for DANCE TRACKS NYC, set to Stephen Sondheim’s song “Another Hundred People”, and premiering at Lincoln Center. Today, James’s work can be seen on stages and television screens around the country. He has become known as a vital asset in creating new and innovative movement for musical theatre, the concert dance world, film/television and live events.
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Guest Teacher
Paul Boos
Paul Boos

5/28, 6/11 & 6/25
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Sunday 2:00-3:30pm

5/29, 6/19, 7/10 & 7/24
INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL BALLET
Monday 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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Guest Teacher
Lisa Biagini
Lisa Biagini

2/5-7/2
INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Sunday 3:30-5:00pm

A student of the Luigi Jazz Technique since childhood, Lisa has been a sub/guest teacher at Luigi’s Jazz Centre in NYC since 2010. Favorite theater credits include Hello, Dolly! as Minnie Fay, The Music Man as Zaneeta Shinn and Fiddler on the Roof as Chava.
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Guest Teacher
Chet Walker
Chet Walker

6/5-7/5
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE THEATER JAZZ
Monday & Wednesday 6:15-7:45pm

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
Josh Bergasse
Josh Bergasse

7/6-7/27
ADVANCED INTERMEDIATE THEATER DANCE
Tuesday & Thursday 3:00-4:30pm

On Broadway, Josh choreographed the revival of On The Town which opened to rave reviews. He received an Astaire Award and was nominated for TONY, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Awards. Also on Broadway, Josh choreographed the revival of Gigi. This Spring Josh choreographed the Broadway debut of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
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