Marianna Koytsan • HOUSE
Marianna Koytsan began her dance studies in Ballet at the age of 4 and continued to perform with various folk dance companies until the age of 10. While at the university, she fell in love with street dance choreography and began to study Hip Hop, House, Contemporary and Contact Improvisation Dance styles.
In 2012, Marianna moved to New York City to continue her pursuit of dance. Her current performance venues include City Center, Barnard College, Peridance Capezio Center, LaGuardia Performing Art Center, The Davenport Theatre, Gramercy Theatre, Tisch Performing Art Center & the 92Y. Marianna is a member of Crazy-Natives is a House/Freestyle dance crew based out of New York City founded by James “Cricket” Colter.
Aside from her dance passion Marianna has other interests in holistic health including nutrition, fitness, meridian yoga, acupressure, photography and writing.
Beginner House Dance Class. With this class we will focus on fundamental steps , musicality and the basic body movements/grooves of this NYC club style.
Students will be introduced to the music & movement that is House. Learning the fundamentals of the dance, rhythmic progressions, and social aspects are only a few of the topics that will be touched upon. Encouraging all students to open a new avenue of expression within their movement, Tommy will help lay the foundation for a strong understanding and connection to House Dance. No former experience necessary and all levels are welcome!