Jaclyn K. Walsh began her studies in dance and gymnastics near her hometown at Walker’s Gymnastics and Dance in Lowell, Massachusetts. She furthered her training at the Walnut Hill School in Natick, MA under the direction of Michael Owen, and during this time had the wonderful opportunity to perform in Germany and France. Jaclyn recieved her BFA under scholarship from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
Jaclyn’s choreography and classes are sought out nationwide. She is a full-time faculty member of Dance Academy of North Jersey, Dancewave, Dance Olympus and Crunch Fitness. Her choreography has received numerous accolades and has been presented in various festivals including the 92nd St. Y Fridays at Noon series , Perceptions Contemporary Dance Festival, American Dance Guild Festival and Dancers Responding to Aids' Dancin' Downtown at the Joyce in New York City. She recently performed her own solo work titled (r)evolve in Mayumi Kamata and Wes Veldink's Japan relief benefit show NYC FOR JPN, raising funds for CARE-WAVE. You can see her work featured in the PAST/FORWARD 2012 Tisch Dance Alumni performance at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.
Jaclyn has performed for Skybetter and Associates, Patricia Noworol Dance, KDNY, James Martin Music/Dance and Kristin Sudeikis. She is currently a member of Brook Notary’s The Pulse Project and Larry Keigwin’s KEIGWIN + COMPANY. She had the privilege of performing with K+C as a guest artist for their premiere solo season at the Joyce Theater in 2010 and joined the core company in 2011.
Jaclyn is constantly inspired by her incredibly talented peers and stays motivated to contribute to the artistic vibe they help create. She looks forward to sharing this experience with others and is ecstatic to spread her joy of dance.
Jaclyn K. Walsh
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