Past Faculty


We are so grateful to the incredible artists who have donated

their time to our events over the years. Thank you for being a part

of our DGB family!

billy bell

@billybelldance

So You Think You Can Dance Sleep No More (NYC) Radix Dance Convention

tony bellissimo

@tonybellissimo

So You Think You Can Dance The Step Up movies The Oscars - Tremaine Dance

skylar boykin

@skylarboykin

YoungArts - Shaping Sound Ted 2

elizabeth burke

@elizabethrburke

Dorrance Dance Jacob's Pillow Alumni

ben cameron

@bendoesbroadway

Original Broadway Cast Member: Footloose, Wicked Aida, Broadway Sessions (Host)

teddy coffey

@teddycoffey

So You Think You Can Dance Vegas/Tour: Backstreet Boys, Christina Aguilera

channing cooke

@channingcooke

So You Think You Can Dance Performed with: Jessie J, Rihanna, Florence & the Machine, Neil Patrick Harris Performed on: Dancing with the Stars, Ellen, American Idol, MTV Video Music Awards

michelle dorrance

@mashdeez, @dorrancedance

MacArthur Genius Dorrance Dance, Bessie Award Winner, Princess Grace Award Winner

jacki ford

@jackiford

(Principal) Rocky Mountain Ballet, The Rockettes, Pace University Faculty Ballet West, Utah Ballet

brianna mercado

@bripositive

Peridance Faculty - TedX Talk - + Dance Collective Founder - BrickHouse NYC, Broadway Dance Center, MSA Talent Agency, B.A. from UC Berkeley

mishay petronelli

@mishayyyy

Janet Jackson Tour Broadway Dance Center Beyoncé, Dana Foglia Dance, The Greatest Showman, Hugh Jackman Tour

emma portner

@emmaportner

Flock'dance, Justin Bieber, Capezio ACE Awards, Broadway Dance Center

jacoby pruitt

@jacobypruitt

Miami Dance Collective Graduated with honors from Tisch School of the Arts (NYU) Ailey II Company XIV

leonardo sandoval

@leonardoans

"Music From the Sole" Creator Dorrance Dance, Jacob's Pillow, The Joyce Theatre, NY City Center

nicholas van young

@nicholasvanyoung

Sound Movement Co. Dorrance Dance, STOMP Tapestry Dance Company Broadway Dance Center Institute for the Rhythmic Arts (founder)

charles renato

@chrtap

DC Tap Fest, Stockholm Tap Fest, Apartment 33, Faculty Broadway Dancer Center, Carnaval Choreographer

teddy tedholm

@teddytedholm

Peridance Capezzio Center tedted Performance Group (Artistic Director) BFA in ballet performance The University of the Arts in Philadelphia

evan ruggiero

@lord_pegleg

The Ellen Show, 54 Below Off Broadway Shows Dancers Among Us

caleb teicher

@calebteicher

Caleb Teacher & Co. Dorrance Dance, YoungArts Bessie Award, Jacob's Pillow Alumni, Guggenheim Mueseum

ida saki

@idasaki

YoungArts Alumni, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, Sleep No More, CATS (movie)

byron tittle

@byrontittle

Dorrance Dance, Princess Grace Award Winner, In The Heights (movie), Hugh Jackman Tour