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. She joined his City Ballet of Boston in its inaugural season this fall. She continues her training and coaching with Peter Pawlyshyn. She is also 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.
She serves as ballet mistress as well as a dancer.
Photo by David Sun
At José Mateo’s Ballet Theatre’s 10th Annual Dance for the World Community. June 9, 2018. Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA.