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Education 

2018, Bachelor of Arts: Dance and Psychology

Mount Holyoke College South Hadley, MA, United States

 Studied dance history, dance and culture, anatomy and kinesiology, rhythmic analysis, choreographers of the new millennium, and dance composition. Studied developmental, cognitive, and abnormal psychology, theories of personality, language and thought, cognition and literacy, and the effects of art and music on the brain.

Artistic Experience

Artistic Director

2018 Nevertheless, Mount Holyoke Senior Capstone Dance Concert, South Hadley MA

2017 Collaborative Habit, Mount Holyoke Student Dance Concert, South Hadley MA

Choreographer

2019 Honeysuckle, Peridance APEX, New York NY

presented at Open Performance Movement Research, New York NY

2019 Dress-up/Dress-down, 7MPR Midnight Performance Series, New York NY

2019 The Pickle Jar, SMUSH Moves, Jersey City NJ

presented at Small Plates Choreographers Festival, Richmond VA

2018 film of birds, WAXworks, Brooklyn NY

2018 Trial by Dress-Up, Small Plates Choreographers Festival, Brooklyn NY

2018 Instructions on How to Attend, Mount Holyoke Senior Capstone Concert, South Hadley MA

2017 Sweet Sunday Brunch, Mount Holyoke Student Dance Concert, South Hadley MA

presented at NYC Dance and Music Festival 2018, New York NY

2016 Partita of a Greater Whole, Ballet Inc. Emerging Choreographers Series, New York NY

2016 Nocturn, Mount Holyoke Student Dance Concert, South Hadley MA

presented for adjudication at ACDA New England 2017, Potsdam NY

Performer

2019 Vivake Khamsingsavath’s Le Feuille Qui Tombe: PMT House of Dance 18th Anniversary Gala

2019 Julia Antonozzi’s Welcome to Be Here: Chop Shop Dance Festival, Seattle WA

2018 Sharon Fridman’s Caida Libre / Free Fall: Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

2018 Margaret Wiss’ To Dwell: Third Life Choreographer Series, Somerville MA

2018 Margaret Wiss’ To by Two: National Water Dance Festival, Springfield MA

2017 Barbie Diewald’s Shared Solo: School of Contemporary Dance and Thought Gala, Northampton MA

2017 Bebe Miller’s The Blues Project: Mount Holyoke Fall Faculty Dance Concert, South Hadley MA

2017 Kinsun Chan’s Nudge: Five College Faculty Dance Concert, Amherst MA

2016-2017 Bill T. Jones’ Story/Time: Smith Fall Faculty and Five College Faculty Dance Concert, Northampton MA and Amherst MA

2016 Rodger Blum’s Six Dances with Lou (with bamboo):Smith Fall Faculty Dance Concert, Northampton MA

2016 Deborah Goffe’s Posthumous: Hampshire Winter Dance Concert, Amherst MA

2015-2016 Pilobolus’ Megawatt: Mount Holyoke Fall Faculty, Smith Fall Faculty, and Five College Faculty Dance Concert, South Hadley MA and Northampton MA

2015 Kinsun Chan’s Seep Sleep: Five College Faculty Dance Concert, Northampton MA

2015 Deborah Goffe’s Reaction Bubble, Hampshire Winter Dance Concert and Five College Faculty Dance Concert, Amherst MA and Northampton MA

Technical Experience

Dance Instructor

07/2018-Current Berest Dance Center, Port Washington NY

Office Manager

07/2018-Current Berest Dance Center, Port Washington NY

Stage Crew

01/2018-Current Peridance Capezio Center, New York NY

02/2017 Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley MA

Assistant Stage Manager

2015-2017 Berest Dance Center’s June Showcase, Port Washington NY

Training

2014-2018, Five College Dance Dept.

Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA, United States

Trained in ballet, modern, contemporary, hip-hop, tap. Studied under Roger Blum, Dante Brown, Barbie Diewald, Charles Flachs, Rose Flachs, Deborah Goffe, Paul Matteson, Jen Nugent, Candace Salyers, Tom Vacanti, Jen Weber

2017, Mark Morris Winter Intensive

Mark Morris Dance Center New York, NY, United States

Trained in ballet, modern, conditioning, pilates, and music theory. Performed excerpt of ‘Pepperland’.

2016, Martha Graham Winter Intensive

Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance New York, NY, United States

Trained in ballet and Graham technique

2015, American Dance Festival

Durham, NC, United States

Created a site specific choreographic work. Trained in ballet, modern, hip hop, dance composition, and improvisation

2013, Paul Taylor Summer Intensive

The Taylor School New York, NY, United States

Trained in ballet and the Taylor style. Performed excerpts of ‘Airs’,’Diggity’, ‘Dust’, and ‘Esplanade’.

2012, Deborah Berruete Furhman

Plandome, NY, United States

Trained in opera singing and vocal technique

Skills

Piano, Mandolin, Graphic Artist, Acting, CPR/AED Certified, CITI Training Certified