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Bridget Cronin

… grew up in Liverpool, NY where she received her dance training from Linda Facciponte at the Dance Arts Center and Movement Studies. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from University of Massachusetts where she performed works by Merce Cunningham, Ohad Naharin, Camille A. Brown, Monica Bill Barnes, and Janis Brenner. She is a NYSSSA School of Dance Mae Banner Award and UMass Amherst Chancellor’s Talent Award recipient.

Bridget has presented her choreography at Gowanus Arts, Ailey Citigroup Theater, the TaDa! Youth Theater, Tank NYC, Triskelion Arts, the Liberty Hall Museum, Local Produce Festival, in Sleepy Hollow, NY as part of the Riverdale Artists Workshop, and as a guest artist at UMass Amherst in December of 2015. Bridget has performed with New York based companies: Aaron McGloin Dance, Ballaro Dance, The Equus Projects, Mazzini Dance Collective, Aimee Plauche, Reject Dance Theater, and Gallim Dance, in collaboration with Marta Minujín and Frieze NYC 2016.

Bridget currently dances for Parisa Khobdeh, of the Paul Taylor Dance Company, is on scholarship at the Taylor School and performs her own works. Bridget is on dance faculty at Wild Heart Performing Arts Studio in Astoria, Queens and at P.S. 24 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.