Bekah Joy Howard is an NYC based dancer and choreographer originally from central Florida. Since moving to NYC seven years ago, Bekah has attended New York University, as well as completed her massage therapy licensure at The Swedish Institute. Presently Bekah is the Assistant Director of the Educational Department at Broadway Dance Center.
Bekah is currently a member of CLOUDE.NYC and Dancepack, and has performed for several choreographers including Derek Mitchell, Emily Greenwell, Hayden J Frederick, Emily Bufferd, and Lane Napper. In addition, she has been featured as a dancer on the Today Show as well as an athlete in national commercials for K Factor Plus Resistance Bands. Bekah has also performed with touring acapella group “Rockapella,” and in John Brown’s production of “Requiem for a Young Man” in Orlando, FL.
Bekah’s has showcased pieces in the Giving Tree, Think Tank the showcase, the 2017 Young Choreographer’s Festival, Peridance’s APEX Showcase, the Boston Contemporary Dance Festival, Jared Grime’s “Run the Night,” Shelly Hutchinson’s “New York Moves,” and a multitude of other benefits and events. Bekah also has had the opportunity to choreograph and direct several marriage proposal and birthday flashmobs.
Bekah has worked on faculty at Broadway Dance Center’s Children and Teen Program, and she is a founding director of Koin and Co Dancers Junior Training Program. She has had the opportunity to teach at the Peridance Capezio Center as well as lead “improv jams” for program students at Broadway Dance Center. She is guest faculty at Underground Movement in Orlando, FL. Through performance and choreography, Bekah has developed a passion for teaching and sharing, and hopes to spread creativity and light with everyone she gets the chance to connect to.