Samantha has been working with children since 2011. She grew up in the Bay Area and trained in dance since the age of three in the styles of ballet, jazz, modern, tap, contemporary, musical theatre, and hip hop. She attended Santa Clara University where she earned a B.S. in Business Management and Theatre Arts. She worked for a few years with the Redwood City Community Youth Theatre, choreographing and stage managing the productions of Alice in Wonderland Jr., Seussical, The Little Mermaid Jr., and Aladdin Jr., as well as serving as a camp counselor. She has worked in dance studios as well as volunteered as a dance teacher through her university, teaching ballet, jazz, musical theatre, acro, and creative dance. She also completed a year-long internship teaching dance to middle school students and visual art and science to elementary school students. Through these experiences she has worked with all age groups between the ages of 2 and 13. She is excited to continue her teaching experience with Starting Arts!
Email Samantha: SamanthaC@startingarts.com