Kimberly La Rue is a master teacher who has taught (Contemporary Jazz/Tap) throughout the United States, in Europe, and Mexico. She has enjoyed working with students at Broadway Dance Center, Steps on Broadway, and the 92ND Street Y/Harkness Dance in New York City. Her background includes acting, choreography and performance for musical theater and ballet productions. Ms. LaRue holds a M.A. in Dance and Dance Education and is on the faculty of the Creative Arts Laboratory, Teachers College Columbia University. She is owner/director of the Bridge for Dance and co-produces the Uptown Performance Series, a venue to showcase new choreography on the Upper WestSide of Manhattan.