Ray Hesselink is a Director/Choreographer living and working in New York City. Ray has presented choreography at various festivals and venues around NYC, most recently at the New York Musical Theatre Festival. Ray specializes in creating character driven choreography and excels at comedic storytelling through dance. Ray loves to make people laugh! As a dance instructor, Ray has had the privilege to help train the children currently performing in Broadway's Billy Elliot: The Musical. Ray is on staff at the Broadway Dance Center and Steps on Broadway in NYC. He also coaches actors privately. Ray holds a B.A. from the School of Theater at UCLA.
Ray has studied Odissi for many years and is now under the guidance of Guru Bichitrananda Swain.
Feel free to email Ray at firstname.lastname@example.org and visit his website www.rayhesselink.com.