choreographer. educator. artist.
ric has enjoyed an illustrious performing career, including
appearances in theater, films, commercials, videos, and
tours with pop artists Aaliyah, The Backstreet Boys, and Usher. In 2012, Eric and Lynne Mariani had the privilege to create a dance based curriculum for 2 prestigious universities in China: Hebei Art Institute and Shandong Art University.
As choreographer, Eric's work has been commissioned across the U.S., Germany, China, Japan, and Canada. He continues to work with Carnival Entertainment, coaches actors for film, and
recently worked for the Nickelodeon Network. He is on faculty at Broadway Dance Center in NYC, holds a B.A. in Marketing, and
is the Youth Artistic Director for the Brooklyn Dance Festival.
Eric strongly believes the most beautiful thing about every dancer is their imagination and curiosity. It is his mission to create a safe space for exploration where mistakes are encouraged, allowing
artists to realize their worth, their voice, and their possibility!