actress | dancer | arts educator
new york, ny
Whitney McIntosh-Joseph, originally from a small town in upstate New York, has been a working Actress, Dancer and Arts Educator in NYC for over 10 years. Whitney’s performance career has included everything from 5 seasons as Principal Dancer with ASHA Dance Company, to theatrical and musical theater performances in original Off-Broadway plays.
As a stage Actress and Dancer, Whitney cultivated her on-screen (TV, Film & Commercial) acting career over the COVID-19 lockdown. And she absolutely LOVES the work! More recently you may have seen her on BET Her, performing for PBS American Portrait Series, or in National Commercial’s for brands such as Martha Stewart and Christmas Tree Shops.
As an Arts Educator, Whitney has taught, choreographed and produced her own shows while leveraging the arts as a tool for community engagement and social change. She is the Artistic and Education Director for
Victory Music & Dance Company a non-profit organization that is dedicated to using the arts to promote leadership and academic enrichment to young people in the Brownsville community of Brooklyn, NY.
Her past Arts Administration roles include positions at Dancing Classrooms, Long Island University's Dance Department, and Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute’s Education Program.