Katarzyna Skarpetowska

Skarpetowska joined the Lubovitch company in 2007. She is a native of Warsaw, Poland. She is an alumna of the NYC High School of Performing Arts and received a BFA from The Juilliard School in May 1999 under Artistic Director Benjamin Harkarvy. In 1992, at age 15, she was the youngest cast member of the Broadway show, METRO, directed and choreographed by Janusz Jozefowicz. She was a member of Parsons Dance from 1999 until 2006. She also worked for the Battleworks Dance Company and has appeared as a guest artist with the Buglisi Dance Theater. She has had the privilege of setting the works of David Parsons and Robert Battle in the United States and abroad. In addition, her own .Street 2, Parsons Dance and various universities. In 2007, she was one of two dancers featured during the Glimmerglass Opera Festival, and in 2008 she toured Italy with WHY BE EXTRAORDINARY IF YOU CAN BE YOURSELF, a show by Daniel Ezralow. In 2009, she co-designed and co-directed Romeo and Juliet for the Gunter Theater in Greenville, SC. Skarpetowska is also a free-lance teacher holding workshops throughout the world. She resides in New York City.