David Scarantino graduated with a BFA in performance and choreography from Purchase College, State University of New York in 2011. He received his MA in Dance pedagogy at the University of the Arts Helsinki in December 2021.
He has been a member of the Brian Brooks Moving Company, and performed in works by Paul Taylor, Diane McIntyre, Shannon Gillen and Pam Tanowitz and others.
Scarantino joined Tero Saarinen Company in 2013 and has since then danced in all TSC productions, including one of the leading roles in Kullervo at the Finnish National Opera and Ballet. He is TSC’s Training Activities Coordinator and teaches TERO technique regularly, in Finland and abroad. He was also one of the teachers in the Company’s community outreach project with Apollo School in 2015.