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Ali Koinoglou is an award-winning choreographer based out of NYC. Her professional choreography debut was at the Symphony Space theater as a student in the Broadway Dance Center's Professional Semester, and since then has taken off!
Ali’s most notable choreography credits include Disney+ movie premiere for the release of Sneakerella, MTV’s 50th Birthday Celebration for Madonna, TLC’s The Long Island Medium...read more
Using a strong technical foundation, paired with emotionally driven movement, Ali’s contemporary classes are a push for the body & release for the mind. With a fusion of quick accents & technical elements, dancers are challenged to step outside of their comfort zone to expand their range of motion & performance quality. Ali’s goal is to create a safe, inclusive space for all to feel welcome to explore their artistry!
Harnessing her diverse training background, Ali’s Jazz Funk style is a mix of traditional jazz skills fused with house & various other street styles. In each class, Ali aims to challenge dancers with speed, textures & versatility, all while providing continuous support for dancers to get more comfortable in her style. Class begins with an abbreviated warm up & moves swiftly into choreography to give dancers plenty of time to practice & execute the phrase at hand. Ali’s combinations are designed to have dancers leaving class feeling pushed, yet accomplished with their results.
Ali’s Jumps & Turns class takes dancers through foundational drills to improve jump power & turn consistency. Starting with a high intensity warm up, Ali focuses on the body’s natural mobility, works through stability exercises in center & ends with a mix of turn/jump sequences across the floor. Ali’s main goal for her Jumps & Turns classes is to ensure every dancer leaves stronger & more equipped to execute any jump/turn thrown their way!
With a focus on sharp accents, powerful dynamics & high-energy, Ali's jazz class will surely get your body moving! Starting with a thorough warm-up, Ali's goal is to have dancers feeling stronger & fulfilled with just the warm up alone, as she prides herself on ensuring dancers are fully prepared for the work that is headed their way. Ali's Jazz combinations work through a plethora of foundational elements, high performance quality performance value & fierce execution of the choreography.
BDC offers more than 350 drop-in classes a week!
Walk-ins welcome. All levels and styles.