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Reflecting on Guest Artist Visits

By Christina Williams Walking into yet another guest artist master class was a gift for me as a student. It’s often mentally challenging and physically demanding to allow your mind and body to constantly experience different dance forms, however it’s … Continue reading

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Faculty Interview: Mariah Maloney

Written by Morgan Bernat (MFA candidate) Based on an interview with Mariah Maloney (Assistant Professor) As students we often have the pleasure of hearing about our professor’s lives outside of the university. I had the opportunity to sit down with … Continue reading

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Brockport Dancers at ACDA

By Marissa Subik On Wednesday March 11th, 2015 a group of Brockport dancers and faculty traveled to the American College Dance Association Conference (ACDA) which was held at West Chester University in Pennsylvania. Jordan Lloyd’s solo “Pieces of Intention,” Andrea … Continue reading

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An Interview With Guest Artist Laura Peterson

“You don’t have to put yourself in the dance, you’re already there. You are enough.” -An informal interview with guest artist Laura Peterson by Christina Williams- Brooklyn-based Laura Peterson was warmly welcomed into our department a few weeks ago as … Continue reading

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MFA Thesis Premieres This Weekend in DANCE/Strasser

By Sara Caplan Third-year MFA candidate Bethany Good will premiere her choreographic thesis in Spring DANCE/Strasser. Friends of Brockport Dance Blog sat down to chat with Bethany about her work. What themes are you exploring in your work? Bethany: In … Continue reading

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Dance Works: A Passionate Evening of Explorations

By Chloe London This Saturday, the Student Dance Organization (SDO) presented their second annual student-choreographed show: Dance Works. Having the opportunity to present it in The Union Ballroom, SDO decided to create a four-sided theater, leaving the idea of “front” … Continue reading

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Dance Awareness Days 2015 & Hip Hop Residency

By Jordan Demetrius Lloyd What better way to bring about awareness for dance, then to dance! Dance Awareness Days is an annual event hosted by the Student Dance Organization (SDO) to bring forth some Awareness towards dance and all that … Continue reading

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An Inside Look at SDO’s Guest Artist: Laura Peterson

Photo by Steven Schreiber Written by Emily Gerst (Guest Artist Committee Chair, Student Dance Organization) This week, we are proud to welcome Brooklyn-based choreographer Laura Peterson to Brockport as part of the Student Dance Organization’s annual guest artist residency. The … Continue reading

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Chamber Ballet Brockport Dancing in Rochester

By Nicole Woodcock (Chamber Ballet Brockport Dancer) Chamber Ballet Brockport (CBB), directed by Vanessa VanWormer, is honored to be included in a special production of Stone Soup: A Classic Tale Retold at Hochstein Performance Hall in Rochester, NY this coming … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendar For a Season of Dance!

Welcome back, everyone! With the start of the new spring semester, The Department of Dance at Brockport has a lot of exciting dance performances coming up. Mark your calendars now for these outstanding shows and events that are just around … Continue reading

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