There aren’t enough words to describe the love I feel for our featured artist this week. She is one of my closest friends and has been my day one since I started considering dance as a profession. We have so many memories dancing, choreographing, and teaching together. Her love and skill with children’s dance education has been inspiring and heart-filling to watch over the years. We should all thank the universe that there teachers like her in this world. So all that said, let’s find out what moves Natalie!
Natalie Connor: Dance Educator
New York, NY
Being able to help children discover how amazing and powerful dance can be as an outlet for self-expression. Also the children’s joy and sense of freedom when they dance never ceases to inspire me!
Natalie is a dance educator and a first grade assistant teacher in Brooklyn. She grew up dancing, exploring various styles including jazz, ballet, hip-hop, and modern. Starting in high school, she gained a love of teaching dance to children and has experience teaching a range of ages from 3 years old to 13 years old. She currently teaches 4-5 year olds in an after school program, engaging them in dance/creative movement that fosters their coordination, agility, and creative expression.