Join Rhee Gold and Laura Giacomelli Huntowski as they talk all things dance. Their special guest will be Laurie Kanyok, the founder and director of Kanyok Arts Initiative based in New York City with a mission of evolving the standard approach to dance education. Kanyok is recognized as an impeccable industry leader, mentor, and coach. As a performer, Ms. Kanyok played the lead roles in Twyla Tharp’s COME FLY AWAY and MOVIN’ OUT as well as appearing on Broadway in FOSSE, SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER and IN YOUR ARMS. Finding parallels between being a mother and being a teacher drives her passion for her students’ success daily as she inspires them to be daring and find meaning in every moment.