Joshua Blaine Wark

movement and dance instructor

Joshua Blaine Wark began his training at Sally Doerr Dance Academy in Cass City, MI, and later attended The Chicago Academy for the Arts, studying under the direction of Randy Duncan and Anna Paskevska. During this time, he also studied with various artists in Chicago at the Joel Hall Center for Dance and the Lou Conte Dance Center, as well as appearing with the Joffrey Ballet in such productions as “The Nutcracker” and “Taming of the Shrew”. Upon graduation in 2004, Joshua moved to NY to attend the Juilliard School, where he worked with a wide array of choreographers, including Adam Hougland, Bennyroyce Royon, Austin MCormick, and Janis Brenner. Joshua has performed and toured with the Ron de Jesus Dance Company, and appeared in the 20th Anniversary performance of Dance for Life Chicago. He was later a lead performer in Cirque du Soleil.