Studio Faculty (Jazz)
Kate Marchessault holds undergraduate degrees from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in Dance and Psychology. She has trained with masters such as Adrienne Hawkins, Fred Benjamin, Milton Myers, Lynn Simonson, Finis Jhung, Deirdre Myles, Sam Kurkjian, Coleman/Freedman and Jeannette Neill. Performance credits include Adrienne Hawkin’s Impulse Dance Company, Perla Furr’s Choreographer’s Group, Ram Island Dance Company, Art Moves Dance Company, Rhthym Factor Dance Company and Indiedanceworks. Kate is the Artistic Director of Portland Youth Dance Company and an instructor at Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio in Portland, Maine.