Bekah Elles is a teaching artist and performer from Seattle. Bekah has a BA in Musical Theatre from American University where she also danced with the American University Dance Company for two years. She has been teaching early childhood creative drama and dance classes for the past three years at Imagination Stage and Joy of Motion Dance Center in Bethesda, Maryland and Washington DC . She has had experience working as a lead teacher, assistant teacher, and inclusion facilitator working with a diverse population of neurotypical and neurodiverse students. Bekah is passionate about instilling a love of theatre, movement, and performance in her students and helping them find their voice through the arts. Her favorite part of teaching is watching her students’ confidence grow throughout the session!
Today, we are reaffirming our promise to serve all of New York City’s children. NYCCT will continue to promote diversity, teaching children that everyone’s story belongs on stage – and that their lives matter.