Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

 

Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

B.F.A.  in Dance Performance 2001
 

performing / teaching / choreographing/arts administration appointments

  Dancer

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Dayton, OH

2002-Present
Adjunct Faculty

Clark State Community College, Springfield, OH

DAN 100 Beginning Dance, DAN 120  Modern Dance

March 2009 – June 2009
Summer Intensive Faculty

Jeraldyne’s School of the Dance, The Cornerstone of the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Teacher for Ballet, Modern, Repertoire, Choreography and a Resident Assistant

 

2006-Present
Curriculum Coordinator for Teaching Learning Caring Program’s Dancing To the Curriculum in Dayton Public Schools

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Dayton, OH

2008 – Present
Associate Artistic Director

The Brown Dance Project

2008 – Present
Guest Artist

SMAG Dance Collective, Dayton, OH

December 2008
Master Classes

New Orleans Ballet Association/NOLA

DCDC Residency, Ballet and Modern

August 2007,

August 2008

Ballet Instructor and Choreographer

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Dayton, OH

August 2006 -Present
Resident Choreographer and Rehearsal Assistant

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company, Dayton, OH

August 2007 -Present
Ballet Instructor

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company, Dayton, OH

September 2002 – Present
Programming Director and Summer Intensive Coordinator

Jeraldyne’s School of the Dance; Cornerstone of the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Dayton, OH

August 2008-Present
  Guest Artist

Compton Dance Theatre

June 2006
  Director of  Youth Ensemble training company

Jeraldyne’s School of the Dance; Cornerstone of the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

August 2005 –December 2007
  Guest Choreographer

Stiver’s School for the Arts, Dayton, OH

Instructor For Ballet and Dance Humanities

August 2005 –

May 2007

  Staff

Jeanette Popp School of Dance

Instructor for Ballet ,Pre Pointe, Pointe and Modern Dance

September 2004 – Present
  Staff

South Dayton School of Dance

Teacher for Ballet

September 2007 –May 2008
  Dancer/Peforming Artist

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company, Dayton, OH

Dancer

August 2001 –

May 2002

  Adjunct Faculty

Colonel White High School for the Arts

Teacher for Ballet, Modern and Jazz Dance

August 2001 –

June 2002

  Guest Artist, Summer Intensive Instructor, Choreographer

Cutno Dance Center

Teacher for Ballet, Modern Dance and Guest Choreographer

Summer 2001, Summer 2002,Summer 2005
  Dancer/Performing Artist

Meadows Dance Ensemble, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

August 1997 –

May 2001

  Guest Artist

Augusta Ballet, Augusta, GA

1998
  Dancer/Performing Artist

Augusta Ballet Company, Augusta, GA

August 1996 –

June 1997

     

Choreography and Performance

 

Choreography

 
For Common Threads

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company

2009
Corinth

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

2009
Dreaming

Dayton contemporary Dance Company

Originally set on DCDC2 in 2008

2009
New Vision Migration

NORD/NOBA Center for Dance, New Orleans, LA

collaboration

2008
Change; Unchanged

NORD/NOBA Center for Dance, New Orleans, LA

collaboration

2007
In the Spirit of

Contributor of Various Works to a multi-choreographer production

December 2009,

Feb 2006,

December 2007

Sankofa

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company

2007
Chrysallis

SMAG Dance Collective, Dayton, OH

2007
Feminine Fairytales

SMAG Dance Collective, Dayton, OH

2006
Hear My Voice

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company

2006
Suite Rememberance

SMAG Dance Collective

2005
Cello Rapture

Dayton Contemporary Dance Second Company

2004
Anthem For a Black Girl

Jeraldyne’s School of the Dance Summer Intensive Choreography Workshop

2007
Psalm

Jeraldyne’s School of the Dance Summer Intensive Choreography Workshop

2006
Figures

Cutno Dance Center, Augusta, GA

2002
Leak

Cutno Dance Center, Augusta, GA

2002
   
Performance  

Vespers, Ulysses Dove

2009

Las Desenamoradas, Eleo Pomare 2008
Lyric Fire, Diane Mckintyre 2006-present
Children of the Passage, Donald McKayle and Ron K. Brown 2003-present

Beloved, Lester Horton

2006

Things I have not forgotten, Bebe Miller 2004

View With an Eye Towards  Romance, Bebe Miller

2004

The Stack Up, Talley Beaty 2007

Come and Get the Beauty of it Hot, Talley Beaty

2005

Eurydice’s Flight, Jawolle Willa Jo Zollar

2003

And Before…, Bill T. Jones

2003

Sky Garden, Dwight Rhoden

2003

J. Lawrence Paint; Harriet Tubman Remix, Donald Byrd

2007

We Ain’t Goin’ Home But We Finna To Get The Hell Up Outta Here, Reggie Wilson

2007

Continuing Education, Kevin Ward

2007

Goin’ Up Yonder, Kevin Ward

2003

Sets and Chasers, Kevin Ward

On going

How Long Sister’s We Haven’t Sung, Kevin Ward

2005

Etudes, Kevin Ward

2005

Deconstructed Lives, Kevin Ward

2005

Jacob’s Ladder, Rennie Harris

2007

Traffic, Debbie Blunden Diggs

Ongoing

In My Father’s House, Debbie Blunden Diggs

Ongoing

Tango Vitrola, Alejandro Cervera

 

Reach, Sharon Leahy

2009

With Timbrel and Dance Praise His Name, James F. Truitte

 

Alas!, Mel Tomlinson 1999
Dracula, Peter Powlus 1996
Carmen, Peter Powlus 1997
Nutcracker, Traditional 1992 -1996
   

Instruction in Dance

 

Ballet Technique

Barbara Pontecorvo, Gregory Robinson, Kevin Ward, Warren Dixon, Karen Kriete, Dr. Shelley C. Berg, Edward C. Warburton, Jeremy Blanton, Francesca Corkle, Zanne Beaufort Colton,  Ron Colton, Renee Toole, Julia Foley, Gigi Gardener  
Horton Based Technique  
Dawn Wood Carter, Kevin Ward, Debbie Blunden Diggs, Shonna Hickman Matlock, Cynthia Reister, Toni Pierce  
Graham Based Technique  
Nathan Montoya, Larry White, Denise Vale, Steve Rooks, Peter London, Yurio Amemiya  
Jazz Dance  
Joe Orlando, Sabrina Madison-Cannon, Peter Powlus, Cammy Fisher, Gina Walther, Debbie Blunden-Diggs  
History/Laban/Composition/Kinesiology  
Labanotation , Patty Harrington Delaney

Composition, Nathan Montoya and Larry White

Dance History, Dr. Shelley C. Berg

Kinesiology, Karen Kriete

 
   

Curriculum Design, community Outreach, Lecture Demonstration

 

There’s No Place like Home, Lecture demonstration , DCDC2, Dayton, OH

-Wrote Script, Choreographed

 
The Paintings of Jacob Lawrence, Lecture demonstration, DCDC, Dayton, OH

-Wrote Script, Choreographed

 
Dancing to the Curriculum, 3 week initiative,DCDC, Dayton, OH

-Wrote Curriculum Outline

 
Dancing to the Curriculum , 4 week initiative, DCDC, Dayton, OH

-Wrote Curriculum Outline

 
Dancing to the Curriculum, 16 Week initiative, DCDC, Dayton, OH

-Wrote Curriculum Outline

 
DCDC and the Links, Inc.  Wogaman Elementary Dance Immersion Program for Dayton Public Schools  
S.T.E.M program proposal, DCDC, Dayton, OH

-Wrote Curriculum Outline

 
Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Liturgical Dance Director

-working with non-dancers on community projects

 
Jefferson Township Local Schools, Title I funded

After School Dance Program Movement, Body Percussion

 

 
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