Robert McKee, Director North Shore Repertory Dance Ensemble, attended Point Park University and is a former company member of Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago. Robert began an interest in teaching and choreography at a very young age. Influenced by percussive rhythms and dynamic shapes, he finds himself always inspired to create. Robert is on faculty at the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago, a master teacher for Chicago National Association of Dance Masters, and teaches all throughout the Chicagoland area. He has worked with Rockford DanceCompany, The Giordano Project, Giordano Juniors, McDonald Dance Academy, Barrington High School, North Shore School of Dance’s Performing Ensemble, and the Giordano on Giordano choreography showcase, Riverside Brookfield High School, Northern Illinois University and Framework Dance Chicago.