Samantha Rosenberg was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, where she currently resides. She received a BA in both Dance: Performance and Choreography, and Educational Studies in 2020 from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. She has been dancing since 2006 and has experience in a variety of forms, including jazz, modern, hip hop, contemporary, ballet, and musical theatre. She is passionate about both dance and education, and how they can intersect to provide students with the tools they need to think critically, work towards achieving their goals, gain a deeper kinesthetic understanding, and create long-lasting, supportive relationships.
In addition to teaching, Samantha is a freelance professional dancer. Recent projects include multiple works choreographed by Libby Bullinger of Dance LAB and performed at the 2022 Dance for World Community Festival in Cambridge, MA, Nozama Dance Collective's Annual Concert in 2022, NACHMO 2023 and aMaSSiT 2023. Recent dance film experience includes Onward & Upward, a dance film premiering in 2023. Samantha is currently rehearsing and dancing with Dance LAB and Allison Talis.
Samantha has been studying and producing composition and choreography since her high school years, and continues to create multiple new works each year. Her strengths in technique, choreography, and teaching reside in the realms of contemporary, jazz, hip hop, and modern dance.