Jocelyn E. Isaac (Actors' Equity Association) is a Lecturer at Howard University and holds a MFA in Dance from SUNY Purchase College Conservatory of Dance, where she studied with Doug Varone and Kazuko Hirabayashi. Ms. Isaac obtained her BFA in Dance and Marketing from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA where she trained with Milton Myers and Pat Thomas as a member of the 2nd company at PHILADANCO!, Danco2. Additional training includes: Ballet Theatre of Maryland, Mark Morris Dance Group, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and Danza Contemporánea de Cuba. Jocelyn has had the opportunity to work with Hinton Battle, Abdel Salaam, and recording artist Tamia.
Performance Credits: The Chocolate Nutcracker at the Historic Lincoln Theatre, DC; All Shook Up, Annie, and South Pacific at the Jenny Wiley Theatre, KY (dance captain); The Christmas Spectacular at La Comedia Theatre, OH; FAME at the Surflight Theatre, NJ and Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, MN, ‘Tiger Lily’ in Jenny Wiley Theatre’s Peter Pan; ‘June’ in Chicago at the Media Theatre, PA; ’Dynamite' and 'Lil Inez' understudy in Hairspray aboard Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas; Guys and Dolls at the Olney Theater Center, MD; The Wiz at Ford’s Theatre, DC (dance captain).
Jocelyn produced and choreographed for UP! Dance Project, DC. Choreographic credits include: She A Gem at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, DC; DeRail the Underground Truth, at the Atlas Performing Arts Center, DC; the 76ers Halftime Show; Hershey Park; Joe Turner's Come and Gone at SUNY Purchase College; Side Show the Musical at Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre; The International Association of Blacks in Dance Conference, LA. Jocelyn is a member of the National Dance Education Organization, DanceMetroDC, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. She has taught at the Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation, NY; the Ballet Tech School, NY; George Mason University, VA; and Joy of Motion Dance Center, DC.