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The Certificate Program aspires to provide its students with dance education of the highest caliber. Our faculty is made up of a unique blend of leading professionals in the field. Many classes are accompanied by our first-class musicians. This multi-faceted group has been carefully selected to offer Peridance's classical, contemporary and commercial dance classes. Our faculty members come from leading dance institutions and entities such as The Juilliard School, New York University, Yale University, New York City Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Nederlands Dans Theater, Batsheva Dance Company, and New York City's Broadway.

Administrative Faculty

Igal Perry - Artistic Director
Nikki Holck - Program Director


Igal Perry (Artistic Director) - Ballet
Nikki Holck (Program Coordinator) - Solo Performance Studies, Ballet
Richard Chen See - Modern (Taylor)
Diego Funes - Stretch, Contemporary
Andy Gale - Voice
Sekou Heru - House and Urban Dance Fundamentals
Jana Hicks - Contemporary, Yoga
Kenichi Kasamatsu - Commerical Hip Hop
Raphaelle Kessedjian - Modern (Graham)
Graciela Kozak - Ballet
Anabella Lenzu - Dance Criticism, Dance History, Barre a Terre
Chris Ralph - Contemporary, Heels
Max Stone - Contemporary
Ofer Bashan - Music
Martha Chapman - Ballet
Enzo Celli - Contemporary
Princess Lockerooo - Waacking
Sun Kim - Popping
Justin Boccitto - Theatre Dance and Tap
Yuka Kawazu - Ballet
Laura Rae Bernasconi - Ballet
Kate Loh - Ballet
Tsai Hsi Hung - Contemporary
Guanglei Hui - Contemporary
Mike Esperanza - Contemporary
Emily Greenwell - Contemporary
Miles Keeney - Street Jazz
Korie Genius - Dancehall
Omari Mizrahi - Afrobeat
Beth Graczyk - Improvisation
John Gutierrez - Improvisation
Naoko Moriyama Robbins - Gyrokinesis

Peridance Capezio Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, citizenship status, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.