Dancepoint welcomes Patrice Moniz
Dancepoint College students are set to begin a six week intensive course in Graham and Horton Technique with renowned choreographer and teacher Patrice Moniz.
Patrice is an international Performer, Dance Teacher, Choreographer with more than 17 years experience in the entertainment industry and a Member of the International Dance Council CID-UNESCO. He’s Originally from Cape Verde, born and raised in France, based in London. Patrice studied ballet at l’Akadémie in Mulhouse in the northeast of France with Mrs. and Mr. RIBA. He discovered the Graham and Horton techniques in Paris with Pasqualina Noël and Magali Vérin. Patrice received an Honorary Fulbright Scholarship for his professional dance training in ballet, Horton, Graham, Jazz, and contemporary dance.
He graduated from the Académie Internationale De La Danse, The Institut de Formation Rick Odums in Paris, and then continued his professional training at the prestigious The Ailey School, in New York City. Patrice teaches certified Martha Graham and Lester Horton techniques and received authentic Graham and Horton techniques training for several years and studied with Master Teachers such as Mrs. Kazuko Hirabayashi and Mr. Milton Myers.