Andy Taylor (Modern) – started dancing with her parents in International Folk Dance at age 0. Her early Creative Movement experiences were with Ruth Wheeler, co-founder of Dance Collective, and with Ann Brown-Allen. After receiving her BFA in Dance from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, she came to Boston and danced with Danny Sloane Dance, Paradigm Dance, Concert Dance Company, Dance Collective, Micki Taylor-Pinney, Dawn Kramer, Miguel Lopez, Milton Myers, Julie Ince-Thompson, ACE Entertainment, and danced with Prometheus Dance Company for 19 years. She performs in Across the Ages in choreography in works by Joan Green and Erika Scwartz .
She has taught International Dance through the Folk Arts Center of New England, Modern and Jazz Dance at Northwestern and Northeastern Universities, Harvard, Emerson, Boston University, Boston Conservatory and the Jeannette Neill Dance Studio. Andy is the artistic director of Mladost Folk Dance Ensemble and the RSCDS Demonstration Team, Wheaton College Dance Co and Back Pocket Dancers. She loves teaching school residencies thru Mass Movement, Young Audiences and Revels Inc. She teaches nationally at dance festivals as a guest teacher. Andy is a certified teacher in Simonson Technique and Autism Movement Dance Therapy. Dance is a musical, satisfying, overwhelming, strengthening, challenging, freeing discipline that applies to and enhances each day of our lives. Enjoy!
To contact Andy, call: 617-875-7426 or email: [email protected]