JUSHA MARIE SORZANO

Guest Teacher

Originally from Trinidad, Ms. Sorzano received her primary instruction from New World School of the Arts, The Miami Conservatory, and The Dance Theater of Harlem. She attended the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program and in her junior year was invited to join Ailey II. Ms.Sorzano has been a member of the Complexions Contemporary Ballet, The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Morphoses,TU Dance, and has most recently joined the Los Angeles based company, Body Traffic. She has performed a wide variety of concert works, including noted choreographers, Ulysses Dove, Mauro Bigonzetti, and Ron K Brown. As well as, with recording artist Wynton Marsalis, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Beyonce Knowles, and Rihanna. She has been a guest artist on Dancing with the Stars, a cast member of The Goodman Theater’s10th anniversary of “Crowns,” and starred as the principal dancer in the independent film “You Me and The Circus.” When not performing Ms.Sorzano enjoys teaching both nationally and internationally.