Meet Master Teacher, Janine Molinari
"Annie: It's the Hard Knock Life, from Script to Stage"
was was featured on PBS nationally this past June
and featured Janine and some of her Students!
DANCE MOLINARI created the MUNSTER STOMP Flash Mob
in Times Square and on the Today Show for NBC / Cozi TV!
Check it Out!
Janine is the artistic director of Dance Molinari NYC/Chicago/Los Angeles. Now in their 19th year, Dance Molinari (DMO) is a company that trains young professional artists for Broadway, National Tours, Films, TV and the music industry. DMO consists of master class instructors, directors, choreographers,
writers,video photographers, editors, cabaret artists and producers.
Some Broadway shows that Janine’s students have been seen in include School of Rock, The Bronx Tale, Frozen, A Christmas Story, Anastasia, Lion King, Matilda, Annie, Mamma Mia, People In the Picture, Les Miserables, Newsies, Chaplin, Oklahoma, Fiddler On The Roof, West Side Story, Seusical, Finnian’s Rainbow, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, and many more. Her students can also be seen starring in movies,tv and commercials, and alumni include pop artists Ariana Grande and Nick Jonas.
Janine and the Dance Molinari team perform, teach, direct and choreograph throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. She represented the USA in Broadway Dance/Tap at the Taipei International Dance Festival and at Tokyo’s Broadway Music Theatre. Last spring DMO was honored to choreograph UNICEF’s Kids Power Month in Los Angeles, Atlanta and Chicago, with Pink as their ambassador. They also created the “Munster Stomp” for Cozi TV, NBC’s Today Show and a flash mob in Times Square with 50 Broadway dancers. This summer will mark her 3rd season as master class instructor/choreographer with Broadway In the Mountains.
Some NYC, LA and National Tour Credits as a director/choreographer include: Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding, The Totally Tubular Time Machine(starring Debbie Gibson),Blessings In Disguise, Above Hell’s Kitchen, Sub-Terrain at La Mama ETC, The Fantastikids, The Fantasy Party, and regional equity productions of Footloose, Legally Blonde, Jesus Christ Superstar, Next to Normal, Spelling Bee, The Producers, The Taffetas, Smokey Joe’s Cafe, Hair, Buddy Holly, Godspell, this spring’s The Fantastiks, and the world premiere of the original musical, Rock n’ Roll Redemption-the life and music of Dion and the Belmonts.
Janine has been a choreographer/dance consultant for Disney, commercials, films and music videos. She is also co-creator and producer of an upcoming web series “ Tap Out Of It”, a funny and fictional look at what it takes to train and coach young performers for Broadway.
Janine is a proud member of Actors Equity, Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of TV and Radio Artists and the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society.
Dance Molinari NYC/LA/CHI, a company that trains and coaches young professionals in all areas of dance, improv, acro and audition preparation for Broadway, tours, television, commercials and feature films.
Janine Molinari, the founder and artistic director of Dance Molinari (DMo) teaches students who are seen in multiple Broadway shows, tours, television, movies and commercials. She teaches master classes in Broadway theatre dance and tap, throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Asia; as well as private and group instruction in the heart of New York City and Los Angeles.