Category Archives: Brockport Dance Faculty

Reflections on a Summer Performance

By Erin Lowden On August 22, 2012 Assistant Professor of dance Mariah Maloney embarked on an amazing journey to the historical Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival with 15 current and former Brockport dance students. Upon arrival on Wednesday evening the dancers … Continue reading

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Bringing Brockport to the Rochester Fringe Festival

The first ever Rochester Fringe Festival kicks off Wednesday, September 19th. Brockport dancers, alumni, and faculty are boasting a decidedly strong presence at this historic event in the Rochester arts scene! With affordable ticket prices, including many free shows, downtown … Continue reading

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Fall Preview, Plus: Monica Bill Barnes is Back in Brockport!

It should come as no surprise that the upcoming season will be jam-packed with your favorite dance events, plus a few extra surprises. To kick off the semester, Monica Bill Barnes is back! New York City choreographer Monica Bill Barnes … Continue reading

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A Concert of Collaboration – Not to Miss!

Brockport Associate Professor James Hansen and University at Buffalo Associate Professor Melanie Aceto have joined forces to produce a new concert of contemporary dance called “In Motion” on Friday, May 4th at the Tango Café, 389 Gregory Street, Rochester, NY … Continue reading

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Dancing in Finland

By Nicole Kaplan Faculty member Mariah Maloney spent two weeks in early February at the Theatre Academy Helsinki in Finland, working with the students of the dance department as they explored choreographic ideas and improvisational scores, as informed by Trisha … Continue reading

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Friends of Brockport Dance Newsletter

The newest edition of the Friends of Brockport Dance Newsletter is hot off the presses. Enjoy! Friends_of_Brockport_January_2012_Newsletter pdf

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Brockport Professor Performs at the Joyce Theatre in NYC

Assistant Professor Karl Rogers will be performing with New York City-based company David Dorfman Dance later this month at the “Broadway” of modern dance: The Joyce Theatre. The show, Prophets of Funk: Dance to the Music, has toured extensively throughout … Continue reading

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DANSCORE a Commitment to Artistic Excellence

By Marielys Burgos Meléndez The nationally renowned faculty of the department of dance at The College at Brockport recently presented their choreographic work in DANSCORE, the annual faculty concert. Graduate and undergraduate dance major students delighted spectators with their extraordinary … Continue reading

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Brockport Well-Represented at National Conference

This past October, six graduate students attended the National Dance Education Organization conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This year’s conference was titled “Collaborations: Different Identities, Mutual Paths.” Two students, Yuko Hashimoto and Hannah Seidel, presented sessions investigating this theme from unique … Continue reading

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DANSCORE Returns to Hartwell and Hochstein

Faculty from the Department of Dance at Brockport will present choreography this coming week. Karl Rogers, Vanessa VanWormer, and Kevin Warner will offer new works for the first time in DANSCORE; William Evans “For Betty” is being restaged with current … Continue reading

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