Professional Children's School : Alumni : : <p> </p> <p><img alt="" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1694.jpg" style="float: left; width: 171px; height: 178px;" /></p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p><br /> <br /> <span style="color:#696969;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">New York City Ballet principal<br /> dancers Tiler Peck and Robert<br /> Fairchild were among the<br /> panelists at a <strong>Dance<br /> Symposium</strong> at PCS in 2014. </span></span><br /> <br />  </p> <p><img alt="" height="176" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1438.JPG" style="float: left;" width="189" /></p> <p><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="color:#696969;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">Reed Kessler, Class of 2012 (center),<br /> was the youngest member of the<br /> U.S. Olympic Equestrian Team in<br /> team history.</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" height="142" src="/dimages/840.JPG" style="float: left;" width="193" /></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="color:#696969;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">Malcolm Jamal Warner with Upper School Assistant<br /> Peggy Meertins.</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" height="127" src="/dimages/155.jpg" style="float: left;" width="200" /><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="color:#696969;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">While a student at PCS, Midori<br /> performed for the benefit of the<br /> tuition assistance fund (1982).</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" height="141" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1568.jpg" style="float: left;" width="224" /></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="color:#808080;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">Jack Antonoff (center) is the lead<br /> guitarist of the Emmy-winning indie<br /> rock group Fun.</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="color:#808080;"><span style="font-size: 12px;"><img alt="" height="168" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1889.jpg" style="float: left;" width="137" /><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Composer Marvin Hamlisch<br /> ("A Chorus Line") regularly<br /> wrote original music for his classmates<br /> to perform while a student at PCS.<br />  </span></span></p> <p><span style="color:#808080;"><span style="font-size: 12px;"><img alt="" height="166" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1890.jpg" style="float: left;" width="112" /></span></span></p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="color: rgb(128, 128, 128);">Nat Wolff<br /> ("The Fault in Our Stars")</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" height="162" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/20.jpg" style="float: left;" width="211" /><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="color: rgb(128, 128, 128);">Comedian Milton Berle (center),<br /> "Mr. Television," on a visit back to<br /> PCS in the 1950's.</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" height="141" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1891.jpeg" style="float: left;" width="127" /><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="color: rgb(128, 128, 128);">Peter Boal, Artistic Director,<br /> Pacific Northwest Ballet</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" height="226" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1895.jpg" style="float: left;" width="177" /></p> <p><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="color:#808080;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">Macaulay Culkin</span></span><br /> <br />  </p> <p><img alt="" height="124" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/22.jpg" style="float: left;" width="193" /></p> <p><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="color:#808080;"><span style="font-size: 12px;">Suzanne Farrell, one of<br /> the greatest Balanchine<br /> ballerinas, at PCS in the 1960's.</span></span></p> <p><br /> <br /> <img alt="" height="166" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1896.jpg" style="float: left;" width="196" /><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="color: rgb(128, 128, 128);">Scarlett Johansson (left) with friends<br /> at Upper School Commencement.</span></span><br /> <br /> <br /> <img alt="" height="141" src="http://pcs-nyc.org/dimages/1897.jpeg" style="float: left;" width="204" /></p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p><br /> <span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="color: rgb(128, 128, 128);">Emanuel Ax returned to perform at<br /> the 75th anniversary celebration<br /> in 1989.</span></span></p>
 

 

 

 

 

 

 



New York City Ballet principal
dancers Tiler Peck and Robert
Fairchild were among the
panelists at a Dance
Symposium
at PCS in 2014.


 












Reed Kessler, Class of 2012 (center),
was the youngest member of the
U.S. Olympic Equestrian Team in
team history.

 

 

Malcolm Jamal Warner with Upper School Assistant
Peggy Meertins.

 







While a student at PCS, Midori
performed for the benefit of the
tuition assistance fund (1982).

 

 

Jack Antonoff (center) is the lead
guitarist of the Emmy-winning indie
rock group Fun.

 












Composer Marvin Hamlisch
("A Chorus Line") regularly
wrote original music for his classmates
to perform while a student at PCS.
 

 

 

 






Nat Wolff
("The Fault in Our Stars")

 





Comedian Milton Berle (center),
"Mr. Television," on a visit back to
PCS in the 1950's.

 










Peter Boal, Artistic Director,
Pacific Northwest Ballet

 













Macaulay Culkin

 






Suzanne Farrell, one of
the greatest Balanchine
ballerinas, at PCS in the 1960's.












Scarlett Johansson (left) with friends
at Upper School Commencement.



 

 

 


Emanuel Ax returned to perform at
the 75th anniversary celebration
in 1989.

Notable Alumni

Professional Children's School is proud of all of its alumni, many of whom have gone on to successful careers as doctors, lawyers, entreprenuers, physical therapists, teachers, writers and producers. Nontheless, many PCS alumni have attained near legendary status as performing artists, musicians, entertainers and athletes. Here follows a partial listing of some of the school's most well known alumni.

 

 
DANCE
MUSIC
THEATER, FILM & TELEVISION
FASHION/ATHLETICS/OTHER

DANCE

Jerry Ames
Jared Angle
Tyler Angle
Alexandra Ansanelli
Merrill Ashley
Peter Boal
Ashley Bouder
Leslie Browne
Fernando Bujones
Maria Calegari
Emily Coates
Daniel Duell
Megan Fairchild
Robert Fairchild
Suzanne Farrell
Eliot Feld
Liza Gennaro
Savion Glover
Susan Hendl
Adam Hendrickson
Christine Hennessey
Nichol Hlinka
Darla Hoover
Sterling Hyltin
Denise Jackson
Allegra Kent
Gelsey Kirkland
Darci Kistler
Deborah Koolish
Maria Kowroski
Carla Korbes
Rebecca Krohn
Lourdes Lopez
Savannah Lowery
Nilas Martins
Steven Melendez
Colleen Neary
Kyra Nichols
Tiler Peck
Susan Pilarre
Teresa Reichlen
Nancy Reynolds
Carrie Lee Riggins
Jenifer Ringer
John Selya
Jennie Somogyi
Ethan Stiefel
George Tapps
Marianna Tcherkassky
Ashley Tuttle
Sheryl Ware
Heather Watts
Wendy Whelan
Robert Wersinger
Lee Wilson
Deborah Wingert
Tarik Winston
 

MUSIC

Loni Ackerman
Anastacia
Jack Antonoff
Emanuel Ax
Jessie Baylin
Vanessa Carlton
Kyung Wha Chung
Anthony Roth Costanzo
Dana Dawson
Paul Ellington
Hugo Fiorato
Marvin Hamlisch
Lorin Hollander
Ida Kavafian
Cho-Liang Lin
Frankie Lymon
Yo-Yo Ma
Midori
Buddy Rich
Berenika Schmidt
Michael Shih
Beverly Sills
Arlene Smith
Martha Strongin Katz
Jack Urbont
Terrence Wilson
Pinchas Zuckerman

THEATER, FILM & TELEVISION

Brooke Adams
Trini Alvarado
Adam Arkin
Essence Atkins
Kaye Ballard
Bonnie Bedelia
Milton Berle
Zina Bethune
Nadia Bjorlin
Tempestt Bledsoe
Joan Blondell
Ann Blyth
Laura Bell Bundy
Eddie Brachen
Claude Brooks
Irene Cara
Phoebe Cates
Miles Chapin
Holly Marie Combs
Kieren Culkin
Macaulay Culkin
Rory Culkin
Charlotte d'Amboise
Sandra Dee
Brandon De Wilde
Giancarlo Esposito
Donald Faison
Rick Faugno
Carrie Fisher
Eddie Foy III
Nancy Foy
Anne Francis
Rebecca Gayhardt
Helen Gallagher
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Elliot Gould
Todd Graff
Lukas Haas
Albert Hackett
Anthony Michael Hall
Huntz Hall
Patti Hansen
Melissa Joan Hart
Amy Irving
Scarlett Johansson
Brad Kane
Carol Kane
Ruby Keeler
Jean Louisa Kelly
Patsy Kelly
Jane Krakowski
Ricki Lake
Diane Lane
Ronald Lee
Peggy Lipton
Lorna Luft
Sidney Lumet
Ida Lupino
Helen Mack
Jena Malone
Nancy Malone
Daniel Mann
Patty McCormack
Leighton Meester
Lisa Mordente
Rita Moreno
Phyllis Newman
Jerry O’Connell
Donald O’Connor
Jennifer O’Neill
Sarah Jessica Parker
Ronald Perry
Martha Plimpton
Laura Prepon
Martha Raye
Tara Reid
Christina Ricci
Eden Riegel
Tanya Rivero
Christy Carlson Romano
Rosemarie
Sara Rue
Michael Rupert
Jonathan Silverman
Penny Singleton
Christian Slater
John Spencer
Julia Stiles
Susan Strasberg
Uma Thurman
Rachel Ticotin
Ashley Tisdale
Janine Turner
Leslie Uggams
Dick Van Patten
Joyce Van Patten
Christopher Walken
Nancy Walker
Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Lesley Ann Warren
Tuesday Weld
Nat Wolff
Lee Thompson Young

FASHION/ATHLETICS/OTHER

Rachel Antonoff
Carol Heiss, Ice skater
Reed Kessler, 2012 U.S. Olympic Equestrian Team member
Sonya Klopfer
Yvonne Sherman Tutt
Linn Ullmann
Josh Waitzkin
Vera Wang
Sarah Ward

 

 

 


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