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Getting to Know Ed Rice!

By Angie Muzzy Recently, I sat down with visiting Guest teacher, Ed Rice to discuss his journey to Hartwell Hall. Ed currently dances with Alexandra Beller (www.alexandrabellerdances.org), Third Rail Projects (http://thenshefell.com/), and Punch Drunk’s Sleep No More (http://www.sleepnomore.com/#share). When he is not … Continue reading

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From China To New York: The Journeys of A Brockport Graduate Student

By Allison Bohman Siwen Jiang, a second year MFA candidate at the The College at Brockport: The State University of New York has not only contributed a great deal to the Brockport community, but she has also shared her artistry … Continue reading

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Professor Karl Rogers Heads on International Tour

By Julia Zdrojewski Assistant Professor of Dance, Karl Rogers has a particularly unique schedule this semester. Just a few short weeks after successfully coordinator the 2014 Northeast Region American College Dance Festival at The College at Brockport, he is flying … Continue reading

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Students Reflect on ACDFA at Brockport

Just recently the Department of Dance at The College at Brockport hosted the 2014 Northeast Region American College Dance Festival. Our own students proved to be incredible hosts as they volunteered all over campus to help the conference successfully. Below … Continue reading

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Student Dance Organization hosts annual Dance Awareness Days

By Lauren Saint-Louis Every spring semester the Student Dance Organization under Brockport Student Government hosts a two-day event known as Dance Awareness Days. Current SDO Event Coordinator, Lauren Saint-Louis and Vice President, Erin Lowden organized and curated all aspects of … Continue reading

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Spring Thesis Choreographers Discuss Their Graduate Work

Friends of Brockport Dance recently sat down with MFA Graduate Students, Adrian Safar, Amy Sullivan and Yang Wang to discuss the process of creating work for their thesis projects this semester. Together they talked about generating movement, themes in their … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Student Discusses Internship at Jacob’s Pillow

By Jen Dayton On January 5, 2014 I left for Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival in Becket, Massachusetts to start an artist services internship. While I was driving to Jacob’s Pillow that day I remember all the thoughts going through my … Continue reading

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Brockport Prepares for the American College Dance Festival

By Julia Zdrojewski The College at Brockport’s Department of Dance is excited to be hosting the 2014 American College Dance Festival Association’s Northeast Region Conference, March 12-16, in Brockport, NY. Karl Rogers is coordinating the festival along with faculty and … Continue reading

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A List of What’s to Come: Our Spring Performance Schedule!

This semester Brockport’s Department of Dance is offering multiple opportunities for you to come see some great performances! Make sure to save the dates, and attend some of the events that are listed below: David Neumann SDO Guest Artist Thursday … Continue reading

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Sankofa African Dance & Drum Ensemble to Perform at Governor’s MLK Memorial Program

By Bethany Fagan Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble will perform as part of the Governor’s annual New York State Martin Luther King, Jr. Live Satellite Broadcast Memorial Program on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 at the Empire State Plaza Convention … Continue reading

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