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EDUCATION

  • M.F.A Goddard College, Interdisciplinary Arts/ Dance 2014         
  • B.F.A The Juilliard School, Dance 2003
  • The Kane School of Core Integration, Pilates Mat & Apparatus Certification  2004

CHOREOGRAPHY / DIRECTION / RESIDENCIES / PERFORMANCE

  • Danspace Project DraftWork  Nov 2016
  • Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Inside/Out Series  Aug 2016
  • Gibney Dance Work Up 2.0  April 2016
  • NViLP, Artist in Residence Center for Performance Research  June 2015
  • Artist in Residence, Chez Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY   Nov-Feb 2015
  • Center for Performance Research, Evening length   Sept 2013
  • Springboard Dance Festival, Montreal   June 2013
  • Dance Conversations at the Flea, Drill Piece Excerpt   June 2103
  • West End Theater, Drill Piece Excerpt  April 2013
  • Va. Regional High School Dance Festival March 2013
  • Solo collaboration with Trisha Brown  2011-2013
  • Center for Performance Research, Drill Piece Excerpt Jan 2013
  • Mascher Space Co-op/ Fidget: Philadelphia, PA. Drill Piece Excerpt Jan 2013
  • Center for Performance Research, Underwater Evening length   May 2012
  • Chocolate Factory Theater, Drill Piece Excerpt Nov 2011
  • Causey Contemporary Gallery, Underwater Evening length  Sept 2011
  • Rooftop Dance, Underwater Excerpt  July 2011
  • Dance New Amsterdam RAW Directions, Underwater Excerpt  Feb 2011
  • Movement Research at Judson, Underwater Excerpt  Jan 2011
  • SUNY Purchase College  Oct 2010
  • WAX works at Triskelion Nov 2010
  • Joyce SoHo, Evening length May 2010
  • Wave Rising Series- John Ryan Theater Oct 2009
  • Joyce SoHo, A.W.A.R.D. show finalist  May 2009
  • Movement Research at Judson Oct 2008
  • Lower Manhattan Cultural Council –SITELINES  June 2008
  • Juilliard School Senior Showcase Concert  May 2008
  • Dance New Amsterdam’s OBJECT series April 2008
  • Dance Theater Workshop’s Fresh Tracks Jan 2008
  • HERE’s American Living Room Festival, Evening length  Aug 2007
  • Dance New Amsterdam, Raw Materials  Feb 2007
  • 1st, 2nd Dance Festival Oltre Passo, Italy 2004, 2005
  • Stella Adler Studio of Acting, MAD AIR  2005
  • Juilliard School Senior Showcase Concert 2005
  • Assistant Director- Shi-Zheng Chen and the Handel & Haydn Society 2003

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Peridance Capezio Dance Center, Certificate Program Faculty Present
    Teaching Improvisation to professional level dance students                                  
  • The Juilliard School Summer Dance Intensive, Faculty July 2014
    Teaching improvisation, and setting original choreography on participants
  • Lafayette College Oct. 21-22, 2014
     Lecture & Demonstration on Health/ Dance panel addressing my work with neuropathy populations incorporating Pilates & dance.
  • Snow College March 3-8, 2014
    Guest Artist/ Teacher. Ephraim, UT. Instructed daily modern technique classes to college dance ensemble.
  • Springboard Danse Montreal, CAN. Emerging Choreographer June-July 2013  
    Taught warm- up and improvisation to professional level dancers. Set original, site-responsive choreography on participants.
  • VA. Regional High School Dance Festival, Faculty March 2013
    Taught advanced modern technique, improvisation and interdisciplinary “vocal/dance score”, which links a vocal processor with improvisation. Presented lecture/ demonstration on Liz Lerman’s Critical Response Process.
  • Dance New Amsterdam, NYC. Guest Artist Faculty Jan 2013, Aug 2013
    Taught modern technique, improvisation, and “vocal/dance score.”
  • The Playground, NYC. Guest Artist June 2013, 2014
    Taught electronically interactive workshops to professional level dancers that link vocal processor with choreography and improvisations.
  • SUNY Purchase College, Guest Artist Oct. 2012
  • The Juilliard School Summer Dance Intensive, Faculty 2004, 2005, 2006 Taught  warm-up, and set original choreography on participants for 3 consecutive summers.
  • Centro Dimensione Danza, Lecce Italy. Guest Teaching Artist 2004, 2005 Taught modern dance technique master class to high school level students

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE

  • Motley Dance
  • Sue Bernhard Danceworks
  • Repertoire of Ohad Naharin, William Forsythe, Jose Limon, Erik Hawkins, Margie Gillis, Darell Moutlrie, Charlotte Griffin, Peter Chu.

AWARDS & GRANTS RECEIVED

  • The Mertz Gilmore Foundation: awarded in support of full-length production, Drill Piece at CPR in 2013.
  • Foundation for Contemporary Arts: emergency grant awarded in support of Drill Piece in 2013.
  • Andrew Mellon Foundation Space Grant: awarded through CPR & Triskelion Arts in 2012, and 2013.
  • Finalist, The A.W.A.R.D. Show! In 2009.
  • Hector Zaraspe Choreography Award- The Juilliard School, 2003.

PILATES TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Private in- home clients throughout NYC  2004-present
  • The Well Williamsburg Pilates Instructor, Mat & Apparatus, Bklyn, NY 2007-2010
  • Freedom Road Pilates Instructor, Mat & Apparatus- Larchmont, NY 2005-2007
  • Apprenticeship at The Kane School of Core Integration 2004