Teaching Faculty Darryl Quinton

Movement Teacher/Choreographer
Juilliard, Dance Theatre of Harlem

Courses

Movement for Actors
DRA 400 - 3 credits
Movement, improvisation, breathing, and relaxation techniques for developing coordination, posture correction, and physical confidence combined with modern and jazz dance exercises for developing strength, flexibility, balance, and endurance.

Biography

Acting credits, Regional: The Wedding Dress, A Winter's Tale, La Cage aux Folles, Black Orpheus, The Wiz, Supper; Film: Prince of Tides, Fisher King, Do the Right Thing, Working Girl, Temptation; Television: Samuel Beckett Project, Matlock, One Life to Live, Law and Order, Slakes' Limbo, Central Park West. Danced with LaVerne Reed Dancers, Capitol Ballet, DC Dance Ensemble, Agila Dance, Dance Theater of Harlem School Ensemble and main company. Choreography for As You Like It directed by Mark Rylance; Arthur Ashe Day Opening Ceremony; Career and Education Expo, Javits Convention Center; Carnegie Hall Benefit; Citikids on Broadway at the St. James Theater; music videos, industrials, musical groups, solo dancers, Equity showcases, Off-Broadway shows, and liturgical dance groups. Taught or guest taught at Howard University Children's Theater, The Actor's Center, Harlem School of the Arts, Yale University, Dalton School, Thamesdown Contemporary Dance in England, 92nd St. Y, Clark Center, New Dance Group. Presently teaching for Dance Theater of Harlem, Arts Connection, The Julliard School, and the Tepper Semester of Syracuse University. B.F.A. and M.A. (pending) Howard University, Theater Arts.