James Kinney

James Kinney
James Kinney
James Kinney

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From stage to screen, James Kinney’s celebrated artistic vision has established him as a respected voice in the world of dance entertainment.

Kinney was named BroadwayWorld’s Best Choreographer for his work on Phoenix Theatre’s NEWSIES, and Casa Mañana’s Children of Eden, created celebrated pieces for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS annual Easter Bonnet Celebration at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway, and created wo...read more

Class Descriptions


James Kinney puts a contemporary spin on classic theater dance — taking his cues from the great choreographers of Broadway — creating a new and exciting style all his own.

James’ warm-up is straightforward, focusing on classic jazz techniques, including stretches to warm the body from head to toe and stylized across-the-floor work.

Class combinations are always varied, but lean toward contemporary innovation of classic musical theater repertoire.

It’s also FUN.


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


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  • Broadway Dance Center
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