Megan J. Minturn
Megan J. Minturn is a dancer, choreographer, and educator. She studied dance in Omaha, Brazil, New York, Senegal and Cuba. Her company MJM Dance performed at the 92nd St Y, Dance New Amsterdam, Dixon Place, the Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, the Ailey Citigroup Theatre, Miami University of Ohio, Grounds for Sculpture and recently produced its first evening length, sold out concert at the Mark Morris Dance Center. In 2013 MJM Dance produced the Sunset Park Day of Dance generously funded by the Brooklyn Arts Council. Megan dances with Bessie Award winner Joya Powell’s  Movement of the People Dance Company and Catherine Gallant Dance performing in locations including Lincoln Center, Jacob’s Pillow, and BAM. In 2019 Megan studied dance in Brazil through the Don Quixote Fellowship and in Cuba as a Fund for Teachers Fellow. In 2016 Megan was awarded the New York State Dance Education Association’s Outstanding K-12 Educator of the Year and in 2015 Education Update’s Outstanding Educator of the Year at NY’s Harvard Club. Megan teaches dance at the Brooklyn International High School. She holds an MA in Dance Education from New York University, a BA in Philosophy from Fordham University, and is a Registered Yoga Teacher.