COLLEEN is an accomplished teacher and choreographer for more than 20 years. Her students and her choreography have been honored with numerous awards. Currently, Ms. Cross an Owner/Artistic Director of Infinite Motion Performing Arts Academy located in Mahwah, New Jersey. Colleen has studied with top dance professionals including Germaine Goodson, Frank Hatchett, Tyce Di Orio, Barry Youngblood, Chebar Williams, Charles McGowan, Mary Ann Lamb, and Vincent Carbone, just to name a few.
She has extensive experience with directing, choreographing, and teaching. She has studied dance, voice and theatre throughout the United States. She has choreographed performance and competition pieces for dance companies throughout New Jersey as well as numerous dance recitals, variety shows, and plays. Colleen's students have been chosen to dance with master teachers abroad and have been selected to participate in professional workshops for advanced dancers. Her students have received special recognition for intensive programs throughout the country.
She is experienced in teaching dancers of all ages and levels, and uses innovative ideas to keep the classes and routines interesting. In 2009, Colleen choreographed 'Crazy for You' for Holy Angels High School in Demarest, NJ which earned her a nomination with the Helen Hayes High School Theatre. Colleen produces and directs shows in the tri-state area working along with top dance companies and vocalists.