Jim Cooney

Jim Cooney
Jim Cooney
Jim Cooney
Jim Cooney
Jim Cooney
Jim Cooney

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Teacher Bio

Jim Cooney (he/him) is an award-winning choreographer who has taught Jazz, Tap, and Musical Theater across the world. The New York Times profiled his class in their Theater and Dance sections and praised him for training dancers with "audition must haves: character, motivation, and endurance." He's taught everyone from absolute beginners to professionals and celebrities such as forme...read more

Class Descriptions


Class focuses on performance, musicality, and bringing versatility to a student's work. The choreography taught each week familiarizes students with diverse styles and time periods, promotes confidence in audition settings, and allows each student to develop their own expression in an encouraging environment. Students should visit Jim’s Facebook Class Page to see what material will be taught each week so that they may prepare and dress accordingly for class.


BDC offers more than 350 drop-in classes a week!
Walk-ins welcome. All levels and styles.


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  • Broadway Dance Center
  •   322 W 45th St • NYC, NY 10036
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