Ingrid Graham

Collaborative Movement



Ingrid Graham's credits as a dance choreographer and dancer include performances with Merce Cunningham (NY), California African American Museum in Los Angeles, Edinburgh Festival, Dance Under The Stars Choreography Festival (CA) and the Brooklyn Academy of Music. She has also performed with the Pacific Northwest Ballet (WA) and as a guest artist for Stephen Sondheim's Gala Benefit (NY).

Television credits for Graham include the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Grammy's and The Today Show, among others. Her dance films have received honors and screened at Dance:Film in Scotland, ADF International Screendance Festival at Duke University, Grauman's Chinese Theater and The Los Angeles Movie Awards. She has also been seen in numerous television commercials.

Also an instructor, Graham's teaching credentials include posts with The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Los Angeles, Ballet Guatemala, Hunter College and Director of Dance at the Montessori School in NYC. She is adept at training pre-professional and professional dancers. She loves working with the general population, as well. Her philosophy is simple. "When we move we ignite creativity within ourselves. Dance is for everyone and should be taught in an environment that supports positivity, inspiration and boldness."

Graham started her dance training at the LaGuardia HS of the performing Arts in NYC. She trained on full scholarship at San Francisco Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet and the David Howard Dance Center (NYC). She is a ballet award recipient from the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts. In addition, she is a graduate of Hunter College and a former Richard & Mica Hadar Foundation Scholar.

Ingrid Graham's teaching styles include ballet, modern, jazz, lyrical and contemporary.

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