Gotham Dance Theater (GDT), founded in 2015 by Marc Nuñez, is dedicated to producing art with social purpose, strengthening the community of emerging artists, and representing the diverse cultures that reside in New York City. Gotham Dance Theater is a street and contemporary dance theater company that creates performance art in the disciplines of dance, theater, and music.
GDT is based in Sunnyside/Woodside, Queens.
Marc Nuñez, Founder/Director
MARC NUÑEZ was born in Switzerland and raised in California. He is a Filipinx-American, Queens-based Director, Choreographer, and Dancer. Professionally, Marc has danced for Rihanna, Todrick Hall, Donald McKayle's Etude Ensemble, Mike Esperanza's BARE Dance Company and Entity Contemporary Dance, as well as played roles in musicals including Peter Pan (international tour starring Cathy Rigby), Disney's Newsies, Cabaret and The King and I. Marc has directed productions of The Wizard of Oz and choreographed Sweeney Todd (Media Theatre).
Marc is Founder and Director of Gotham Dance Theater since 2015 and Dance Curator at The Tank. Marc produces annual concerts including LAUNCH, The Big Gay Dance Show, and Emerge Choreographers Showcase, and The Soul Spot (Directed and Choreographed by Candace Brown). Marc is also an instructor at RIOULT Dance Center (Astoria, Queens), Mae Mae Dance Center (Flushing, Queens), and Airbnb Online Experiences.
Marc holds a BFA in Dance Performance with Excellence in Choreography from the University of California, Irvine. Marc is a member of Actors Equity and represented by CESD Talent Agency.
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