Marie-Christine Giordano, founder and artistic director of Marie-Christine Giordano Dance, was awarded a Swiss Scholarship to the Alvin Ailey School and a Merit Scholarship to the Martha Graham Center. She earned her Professional Trainee Certificate in the Martha Graham technique and performed with the Martha Graham Company in New York and on tour internationally. She has choreographed and danced commissioned works for performance in New York and Switzerland and is the recipient of grants from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. She has created a unique modern dance training technique and Giordano Alignment, which she has taught as a faculty member at Broadway Dance Center, the Joffrey Ballet School Jazz & Contemporary Intensives and internationally. She was the founder and instructor of an outreach program in New York public school system for 10 years and is the Salon Series Curator for MCGD.
On March 12, 2016