Daniella Brown

Teaching Artist

Daniella Brown started dancing at the age of four at Kim's Danceland in Springfield, Massachusetts. Daniella is trained in Frank Hatchett’s 'VOP' Jazz technique along with Ballet, Tap, Modern, West-African and Hip-Hop. Daniella's movement style reflects her Jamaica heritage and she has traveled to India and Nicaragua to study dance as a spiritual/therapeutic healing art. Daniella became Settlement Music School’s Kaleidoscope Preschool Creative Movement Instructor at the Germantown Branch in 2015, and also taught Jazz dance classes at the Camden, New Jersey branch. Daniella Brown is a Dance/Movement Therapist with experience working with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, youth in treatment foster care and autism spectrum disorder through Settlement Music School's Creative Arts Therapy program.  Daniella founded Uzuri Dance Company at Temple University in 2013 and continues to perform professionally throughout Pennsylvania and the tri-state area. Daniella's dance style focuses on the blending of rhythm, music, movement and creative expression.