Taryn Scott-Kolbe †*
Taryn is from New Hampshire, where she received her ballet training at the Londonderry Dance Academy under Barbara Mullen. She attended intensives at the American Academy of Balet, Yorkshire Seminar, & Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. She was also a recipient of the Pittsburgh Ballet Guild scholarship. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Point Park University's Conservatory of Performing Arts in Pittsburgh, PA, and a M. A. in Movement and Dance Therapy from Lesley University in Cambridge MA.
Taryn has performed various classical & contemporary works. She has performed works by Gianni DiMarco and Tony Williams, and performed in Tony Williams' Urban Nutcracker in 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2018. She joined his City Ballet of Boston in its inaugural season Sept. 2018, and performed with it through the spring of 2019.
She continues her training and coaching with Peter Pawlyshyn. She was a faculty member of Koltun Ballet Boston. For the past 12 years she has taught yoga in the States, Kenya & Tanzania.
Taryn joined SundanceX in 2013, and has performed in Meditation, Solscape, Viatore, Bach to Bach, Bach to Bach II, In Blue Orchids, Elephant Walk, Images, Torsades des Pointes, Etudes, Tango de Caprice, Caprice, and Passagio Serenata., most recently at the 2019 Dance for the World Festival by José Mateo’s Ballet Theatre in June, and in Integrarte’s 2019 Winter Showcase II in March 2019. Excerpts of the work were performed in City Ballet Boston’s fundraisers in March and April 2019.
She serves as ballet mistress as well as a dancer.
Photos by David Sun
At Carlos Molina & Erica Cornejo’s Integrarte 2019 Winter II Showcase, Boston MA. Costume by Freda Bromberg.
At José Mateo’s Ballet Theatre of Boston’s 11th Annual Dance for the World Community. Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. June 8, 2019.