199 Chambers Street
20 spots available. If interested, please email [email protected]
Sue Samuels is a teacher, choreographer, and performer that has established herself as one of the staples of the performing arts community of today. Named as a legendary NYC Dance Teacher by Backstage Magazine, and with over 35 years of experience, her expertise is often sought after for mentoring and coaching purposes by professionals and aspiring artists from around the world. Her students have included numerous stage, film, and tv stars including Melba Moore, Brooke Shields, and Irene Cara.
Performance and choreographic credits include lead dancer and assistant choreographer in such shows as Got Tu Go Disco at the Minskoff Theater on Broadway, The Johnny Hallyday Show in Paris, The Brazil Export Show in Rio de Janeiro to name a few. Televised credits include All My Children, Jerry Lewis Telethon, Contemporary Women, the Arthritis Telethon with Melba Moore, Zoom, and numerous commercials and industrials for Dr. Pepper, 7 Up, Wheat Thins, Head & Shoulders, Adidas, Glaxo, Members Only among others.
Jazz Roots Dance Company’s residency (Sue Samuels – choreographer) at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center is part of the CUNY Dance Initiative (CDI), which receives major support from The Mertz Gilmore Foundation and Howard Gilman Foundation. Additional support is provided by the Jerome Robbins Foundation, SHS Foundation, Harkness Foundation for Dance, and an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. CDI is part of Dance/NYC’s New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy Program, made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. CDI is spearheaded by The Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College. www.cuny.edu/danceinitiative