Neisha Folkes (Artistic Director) – Neisha Folkes is the Artistic Director of her Musical Theatre Company TripleTalent. Neisha teaches and inspires the youth from 4-21 to reach their potential as a Hip Hop Dancer, Actress, Singer, Performer, and Dancer. She developed TripleTalent in 2006 after managing her 2 young talented children and constantly getting request to develop and train others children. We are focused on those children in our community, Las Virgenes school district, Calabasas, Woodland Hills and Agoura.
Triple Talent is partnered with MNK INC. (The Me Nobody Knows incorporated a 501c3). We share the vision of exposing children to the performing arts.
This idea for Neisha Folkes has been a 8 year project and growing each year. Neisha is from New York City. An award graduate of the High School of Performing Arts. She graduated at the top of her class from The Juilliard School of Music in NYC leaving with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. This lead her to Broadway in Guys and Dolls , Radio City Hall and other Show! She was a Principal Dancer for 8 years with the acclaimed Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in NYC, were Neisha has traveled the world 3 times over . Her Choreography has been seen in Films like Glitter with Mariah Carey, Little Fockers with Dustin Hoffman and plenty others. In the famous Gap Swing commercial, Nike, Burger King, Pepsi and others.
More about Neisha at www.neishafolkes.com
The MNK INC. which stands for The Me Nobody Knows, a nonprofit organization is a Performing Arts Company taps into the gifts, talents and aspirations that lay dormant in our children. The mission of MNK INC is to utilize the entire physical singing, dancing, walking, talking self in every child in order for a balanced child to emerge. The Arts play an important factor in the overall development in a child. MNK does this through a multiplicity of programs that reach the kids right where they are. Ms. Daryl Richardson’s additional role as a veteran dancer is to impart her gift through the art of teaching so she can discover their gifts! We are excited about our partnership with Triple Talent, our West Coast Affiliate. Our goal is to continue to grow together and expand our vision coast to coast.
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