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Mimi Quillin trained as a dancer in NYC and danced in both the Pittsburgh and Milwaukee ballet companies before working on Broadway with Bob Fosse on Sweet Charity. Fosse awarded her a scholarship to the Strasberg Institute, which turned her vision towards acting and led to being cast in plays Off-Broadway and in England.
Mimi’s time with Fosse and Gwen Verdon is the foundation underlying the philosophy of her work as a performer, cho...read more
Mimi’s class begins with a Jazz warm-up utilizing a combination of Basic Ballet and Jazz technique. She stresses musicality and phrasing in every movement from the first plie through the combinations across the floor and into the center.
Mimi advises a foundation in Advanced Beginner to Intermediate Ballet and to please come prepared with flat jazz shoes, character heels, kneepads and proper form fitting attire.
BDC offers more than 350 drop-in classes a week!
Walk-ins welcome. All levels and styles.