Meet the Editors

Reanne Rodrigues

Editor in Chief

Reanne is the editor in chief of Dance Teacher and Dance Business Weekly. Having lived in Mumbai, Dubai, London, Toronto, and now New York, she has worked at several leading performing arts organizations including The Joyce Theater and New York City Center. During her tenure as an international editorial member of Dance Gazette magazine, Reanne helped shape the publication’s creative vision, feature content, and marketing and membership framework for over 13,000 dance teachers and students across 90 countries worldwide. She holds a Master of Arts in Education (Dance) from the University of Bath and the Royal Academy of Dance, UK, a Master of Arts in Media, Culture, and Society from the University of Birmingham, UK, as well as Certified Registered Teaching Status in classical ballet from the Royal Academy of Dance, UK. 

rrodrigues@dancemedia.com 

Madeline Schrock

Senior Managing Editor

A native of Floyds Knobs, Indiana, Madeline Schrock studied ballet at Southern Indiana School for the Arts and was later introduced to modern dance by Bill Evans. While completing her BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography at Ohio University’s Honors Tutorial College, she was cast in a historical reconstruction of Alwin Nikolais’ Noumenon celebrating the 100th anniversary of his birth. As an avid dance videographer and editor, she has worked on video projects for Bates Dance Festival and the Regina Klenjoski Dance Company in Southern California. She later served as a marketing and education manager for Lar Lubovitch Dance Company. She is currently the senior managing editor of Dance Magazine, Dance Teacher and Dance Business Weekly

mschrock@dancemedia.com

Amy Brandt

Senior Consulting Editor

Amy has been the editor in chief of Pointe magazine since 2014, following a 19-year dance career. She danced professionally with the Milwaukee Ballet and The Suzanne Farrell Ballet, among others, and performed in honor of Ms. Farrell at the 2005 Kennedy Center Honors. While pursuing her college degree part-time, she began writing extensively for several dance publications, including Pointe‘s “Ask Amy” advice column. Amy graduated summa cum laude from Marymount Manhattan College with a BA in English and World Literatures, and currently serves on its advisory board. 

abrandt@dancemedia.com

Courtney Escoyne

Senior Editor

A native of Lafayette, Louisiana, Courtney danced with Lafayette Ballet Theatre before matriculating to New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she graduated with a BFA in dance. She has performed in works by Karole Armitage, Netta Yerushalmy, Septime Webre, Vita Osojnik, Cherylyn Lavagnino, Giada Ferrone and Fairul Zahid, among others. She continues to take class, create and perform in the city. She is also a senior editor at Dance Magazine.

cescoyne@dancemedia.com

Zoe Phillips

Assistant Editor

Zoe began her dance training at the Susan Hayward School of Dance in California, where she completed her graded and vocational examinations with the Royal Academy of Dance. In 2016, she finished her Advanced II with distinction and later competed at the Geneé International Ballet Competition in Sydney, Australia. She then attended the University of Michigan, where she graduated with a B.A. in Spanish and a minor in American Culture. While a student, she taught dance locally and worked as a writer and Managing Editor for The Michigan Daily’s Arts desk.  

zphillips@dancemedia.com

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