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A Cheesecake Sampler of a Summer

By Zachary Frazee This summer was definitely one of the busiest summers that I have endured… but busy with amazing experiences! Non-stop dancing, adult-decisions, real-life auditions, opportunities and an overwhelming amount of excitement. Coming back for my last semester, I … Continue reading

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Production Study with Production Club, Inc.

By Morgan Bernat If I wrote about my entire journey to California, it would take a book. I’ve chosen to focus on one specific moment that was rich and incredible. Sam Johnson and I were lucky enough to receive funding … Continue reading

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Redefining The Duet: The Diversity of “The Duets Project”

By Allison Bohman On September 4th at 7:30pm and September 5th at 4:00pm and 7:30pm, The Duets Project took stage in Hartwell Dance Theater at The College at Brockport: The State University of New York. This unique show featured nationally … Continue reading

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Bill Evans Teachers Intensive, Brockport 2014

By Alexis Cordella The Bill Evans Teachers Intensive (BETI) experience has left such a lasting impression on me. Mostly, it has reshaped the way I perceive the relationship between instructors and students. As a dance student, I had always been … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a DOVA Summer Residency Student

This summer our students traveled all over the world, but some decided to stay close to home and enjoyed the opportunity to dance with truly amazing artists.  Here, 2nd-year MFA candidate Marissa Aucoin shares her experience at the Doug Varone … Continue reading

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Upcoming Performances for Fall 2014

This semester Brockport’s Department of Dance continues to present several opportunities for you to see some wonderful dancing.  Here’s the performances to come – keep an eye out for more information regarding upcoming events throughout the semester! Duets Project Thursday, … Continue reading

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Students Attend the National Conference on Undergraduate Research!

By Florianne Jalac Just last month, I traveled with 24 other students to represent our college at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). Since my sophomore year, I have watched friends and fellow dancers travel to present their work … Continue reading

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Summer Study 2014

By Colleen Culley When I was an undergraduate dance major summers were pivotal times of growth as I got to participate in dance festivals, meet dancers and choreographers from around the world, stage manage main-stage shows, and see and do … Continue reading

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Scholars Day 2014

Scholars Day was recently held at The College at Brockport on April 9th. MFA candidates, Bethany Good and Samantha Johnson, each took time to write about their experiences that day. Bethany Good discussed viewing the presentations of her peers, while … Continue reading

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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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