Monique Smith graduated from School of the Arts High School in S.F., CA as well as the Fordham/Ailey BFA Program in NYC with Honors in Dance. Performance credits include After Midnight (Broadway), Memphis (Broadway), Hot Feet (Broadway), as well as dance companies including Philadanco, Sonya Tayeh Dance, and Forces of Nature Dance Company. She has performed for Radio City Music Hall, Madison Square Garden and the New York Philharmonic and is a Fred and Adele Astaire Award nominee. Monique is a proud recipient of numerous choreography awards and is an internationally renowned teacher. Teaching credits include American Ballet Theater (NY), Ridgefield School of Dance (CT), Dance World Academy (NJ), Royalenova (NY), TJE Dance Force (NY), Inspire School of Dance (IL), The Dance Spot (TX), Dance Nation (Dublin, IRL), Stage Door Workshops, and Adrenaline Remix. She has taught with The Dance Sessions for several years and is a teacher and judge for National Dance Showcase and Youth America Grand Prix.