Janice RosarioJanice Rosario is a NYC-based contemporary dance choreographer and improvisational dance instructor. A native of Upper Manhattan, Janice studied on scholarship at Ballet Hispánico, Ballet Academy East, Boston Ballet, and The Alvin Ailey School. She is a graduate of F.H. LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts and a 2015 alumna of Hunter College.
Janice has been commissioned by numerous prestigious institutions throughout the United States. She recently created new works for The Alvin Ailey/Fordham University BFA Program, Columbia University, Hunter College, Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts, the Dance Institute of Washington, the Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, Irvine Valley College, Passaic County Technical Institute, The Thacher School, the Joy of Motion Dance Center, the New Jersey High School Dance Festival, Frank Sinatra High School for the Performing Arts, the Joffrey Dance Academy at Fort Hamilton High School and Norte Maar's Counterpointe Series.
In addition to her choreographic endeavors, Janice has taught guest classes at The Alvin Ailey School, F.H. LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts, Frank Sinatra High School for the Performing Arts, Fort Hamilton High School's Joffrey Dance Academy, Sacred Heart University, Hunter College, Harvard University, High Tech High School, the American Youth Dance Theater, Irvine Valley College, at the Contemporary Dance Festival in Tobago and the Joy of Motion Dance Center. This summer she will be faculty at The Alvin Ailey School and will guest teach at Steps Summer Study.