Jenny Hegarty

November 21, 2021

Jenny Hegarty Freeman is a professional dancer, teaching artist and repetiteur currently living in NYC. She has worked with multiple companies throughout the country including Elisa Monte Dance, Emerge125, Dance Now Miami (Senior Company Member and Rehearsal Director), DeXdance, Gehring Dance Theatre, Florida Grand Ballet, Heritage Dance Project and RIOULT.
Some of her favorite theater credits include Seize The King (Classical Theatre of Harlem) Chicago, On the Town, Cabaret, Flashdance (Dance Captain), Saturday Night Fever (Asst. Dance Captain), La Cage Aux Folles (Asst. Choreographer).
Jenny has had the opportunity of performing works by José Limón, Doris Humphrey, David Parsons, Stephen Petronio, Robert Battle, Daniel Lewis, Carolyn Dorfman, Tiffany Rea-Fisher, Edward Stierle, Johannes Wieland, Eduardo Vilaro, Bradley Shelver, and Elisa Clark, and also was selected to perform at the Metropolitan Opera House in the Kirov Ballet’s production of Sleeping Beauty. She has set works by José Limón, Daniel Lewis, Carolyn Dorfman, Edward Stierle, and Doris Humphrey, and has worked as a repetiteur for multiple choreographers, including Daniel Lewis (Limón Dance Company / Daniel Lewis Dance Repertory Company) and Hannah Baumgarten / Diego Salterini (Dance Now Miami). She holds a BFA from Marymount Manhattan College.
Jenny is currently the Associate Director of TAME Dance Academy, on faculty Interlochen Summer Arts Program, and on staff at VIP Dance Competition. Previously, Jenny was on faculty at Lake Placid School of Dance, a rehearsal assistant at the Joffrey Ballet School’s Contemporary Program in LA, and also worked as a dance facilitator among clients with varying levels of communicative and physical ability within the Arts Access program at the Matheny School and Hospital in Peapack, NJ. She also is a certified Figure 4 Instructor at Pure Yoga West in Manhattan.