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Ginger Cox has a multifaceted career as a teacher, choreographer and dancer that has taken her all over the world. She is an Adjunct Professor of Dance at Pace University and has been on faculty at Broadway Dance Center and the PULSE Teacher’s Workshop for over ten years.
Ginger has choreographed for Nike, the NJ Nets Dancers, recording artist Lijie, Dancing Wheels, Collaborative Movement Dance Company and was one of 10 chosen to present work in the Élan Awards, honoring Mr. Lar Lubavich. While living in Japan, Ginger choreographed for the Hanayashiki show and several Japanese industrials.
As the Artistic Director of LiNK! the movement dance company, her choreography is quoted as ‘Absorbing,’ and ‘inventive,’ with ‘Amusing Creativity’ by the Jazz Dance E-news. Ginger earned her BFA in Dance, from Temple University and is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Kinesiology.
Ginger taught for the Joffrey Ballet Contemporary Jazz Program, the Alvin Ailey Arts/Education Program, the University of the Arts Master Classes in Luxembourg, Paris, Switzerland, Germany, Mexico and Japan. She was featured in Dance Train Magazine for her dynamic teaching style and commitment to dance education, Ginger is described as both innovative and inspiring and is dedicated to the growth of her students. She continually teaches for conventions and studios throughout the USA and abroad.
Ginger's company, LiNK, has performed in the NuDance Festival, WaxWorks, Choreographers Canvas, the 60X60 musician collaboration, DRA Remember Project, the Queens Fringe Festival, Suite Summer Festival, the Independent film Reflections, and with recording artist Bronwyn, to name a few.
"The greatest exploration of the choreographic voice within jazz dance was seen in the work of Ginger Cox,” The Jazz Dance E-news.
Some of Ginger’s performance highlights include Saturday Night Live with Molly Shannon and Jimmy Falon, Radio City Music Hall with Lou Bega and many industrials. Integrating her masters work into dance, Ginger conceived and directed the fitness video Stretch it!, produced by Leaders In Fitness, and her own Build a Strong, Versatile, Warm Up, produced by 10-9 Productions. She has contributed for articles in Dance Teacher Magazine, Dance Spirit and Jazz Pulsions, France’s dance magazine. She’s worked as a certified personal trainer and brings functional training to dance. Ginger is on the Advisory Board of for the Young Choreographers Dance Festival. Find more about Ginger's dance company at LinkDanceCompany.org.