In-School Programs

Teaching Artists

Pentacle’s Teaching Artists come from Pentacle’s services and programs, and are carefully selected to match their professional and educational expertise with the needs of our partner schools.

Current and Past Teaching Artists include:

  • Davalois Fearon (Davalois Fearon Dance)
  • Marlon “International” Mills
  • Stephanie Peña
  • Leah Tubbs (MODArts Dance Collective)
  • Emily Schoen (Schoen Movement Company)
  • Joya Powell (Movement of the People Dance Company)
  • Candace Tabbs (Movement of the People Dance Company)
  • J. Bouey (Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company and J. Bouey Dance Projects)


The In-School Programs feature a flexible program design that can have a wide or narrow focus depending on the school’s needs. Pentacle Teaching Artists work closely with certified dance teachers at each school.

Class topics can include but are not limited to:

  • Choreography
  • Producing
  • Stage Management
  • Theatrical Production Design
  • Alternative Careers in the Arts
  • Community & Culture
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing & Branding
  • Writing for the Arts

For more information, please contact:

Brittany Couch

Brittany Couch

Education & Outreach Manager

212.278.8111 ext. 3429

Joseph Giardina

Joseph Giardina

Education & Outreach Consultant