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Michelle Jones-Wurtz
Michelle Jones Wurtz (Director/Choreographer/Dancer): Michelle holds a BFA in Dance from the University of the Arts as well as an MPA in Non-Profit Management from Strayer University. She has been a professional dancer for over twenty-five years and has worked with protégés of George Balanchine, Martha Graham, Alvin Ailey, and Bob Fosse. She was the first American instructor invited to teach at the prestigious International Dance Festival in Ladek Zdroj, Poland and has brought students and professional dancers there as well. Michelle has been featured in “Dancer” magazine, “Dance Spirit” magazine, and was a grant panelist for the PA Council on the Arts as well as the NJ Arts Council. She has taught masterclasses at the University of the Arts, Swarthmore College, to the cast of Cirque de Soleil, and has been a professor of dance at Immaculata University. Currently she directs Pottstown Dance Theatre, Melange Contemporary Dance, and assistant directs ContempraDANCE Theatre Company. ContempraDance School is excited to have Michelle teaching tap this season!





 
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