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Ms. Gelinas teaches company class at the Metropolitan Opera, is on the faculty at the Juilliard School, Steps on Broadway, Steps Youth Programs, Ballet Academy East, and teaches and choreographs for the Hong Kong International Summer Program. She is Ballet Mistress for New York Dance Project and teaches company class for both "Armitage Gone! Dance" and Mordance.
She has choreographed and taught for both the Miami City Ballet and the Joffrey Summer Intensives and was ballet mistress for the Festival Company at the Chautauqua Institution, under the direction of Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux.
Linda has taught at New York University, Indiana University, the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Manhattan Youth Ballet, Broadway Dance Center, Ballet Arts, and Columbia Performing Arts Center. Ms. Gelinas has been a guest teacher at multiple schools throughout the USA.
She was the resident choreographer, and movement coach for the Marcello Giordani Young Artist Program and the Opera Children's Chorus at the Crested Butte Music Festival. There, she choreographed Carmen, Magic Flute, L'Elisir d'Amore, Hansel and Gretel, Barber of Seville and Pirates of Penzance.
Ms. Gelinas received her formal training at the Joffrey Ballet School and the Boston Ballet School. She is also a certified Pilates instructor and a graduate of the New York Film Academy.