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Ginger Cox's multifaceted career as a teacher, choreographer and dancer has taken her all over the world. She is on faculty at Pace University, and the Pulse Teacher’s Workshop. She’s taught for the Joffrey Ballet Contemporary Jazz Program, the Alvin Ailey Arts/Education Program, Leon Dance Arts, the University of the Arts, and master classes in Luxembourg, Paris, Switzerland, Germany, Mexico and Japan.
Featured in Dance Train Magazine for her commitment to dance education and dynamic teaching style, Ginger is described as both innovative and inspiring. She earned her BFA in Dance, from Temple University and is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Movement Science.
She is the Artistic Director of LiNK! the movement dance company, where her choreography was quoted as ‘absorbing,’ and ‘inventive,’ with ‘amusing creativity’ by the Jazz Dance E-news. Ginger choreographed for NIKE SHOX, the NJ Nets Dancers, recording artist Lijie, Collaborative Movement Dance Company and was one of 10 chosen to present work in the Élan Awards, honoring Mr. Lar Lubavich. While living in Japan, she choreographed for the Hanayashiki show and several Japanese industrials. LiNK has performed in the NuDance Festival, WaxWorks, Choreographers Canvas, the 60X60-collaboration with musicians, DRA Remember Project, the Queens Fringe Festival, name a few, as well as produced collaboration concerts with several dance NY-based companies. Ginger is commissioned to choreograph for the Dancing Wheels Company, one of the premier arts and disabilities organizations in the U.S.
Integrating her masters work into dance, Ginger conceived and directed Stretch it!, a fitness video produced by Leaders In Fitness, and is producing her own warm up series with 10-9 Productions. She has contributed for articles in Dance Teacher Magazine, Dance Spirit and Jazz Pulsions, France’s dance magazine. She’s worked as a certified personal trainer and brings functional training to dance, educating dancers how to use their bodies to their fullest potential.
Ginger performed on Saturday Night Live with Molly Shannon and Jimmy Falon, with Lou Bega at Radio City Music Hall, and in many industrials. She is on the Board of Advisors for the Young Choreographers Dance Festival. Learn more about Ginger and her company at: LinkDanceCompany.org.