dance teacherMonica Thomas is a teacher, performer, and choreographer. As a performing arts instructor, she has worked with Hubbard Street Dance Company’s Education Programming, the Music Institute of Chicago, Striding Lion Performance Group, and the Old Town School of Folk Music among others. She has performed with The House Theater, Mordine & Company, Winifred Haun and Dancers, and Striding Lion Performance Group. Her dance film work has shown at festivals nationally and internationally. She graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Dance and Music Theater.