Category Archives: Dance Education

Undergraduate Scholars Represent Brockport at NCUR in Wisconsin

By Maya Gonzalez It was an honor and a privilege to attend and present at the National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR) this spring. The conference, held at the University of Wisconsin, Lacrosse, hosted an amalgam of different research projects, … Continue reading

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A Reason to Kick Up Your Heels

By Adrian Safar The Brockport Student Chapter of the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) have high hopes that some old-time community building might just rub off on our 21st century families. This group, driven by ideas centered on interaction between … Continue reading

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Brockport on the Road: Reflections from the American College Dance Festival

Fresh off a week of Spring Break, a group of dancers from Brockport embarked on a trip to Hofstra University on Long Island for the American College Dance Festival (ACDF) from March 25-28. Below are accounts from two students on … Continue reading

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Class Act – David Dorfman Dance Company Coming Soon

By Jen Dayton Looking for something creative, captivating and contemporary to set your eyes on? The opportunity to see the David Dorfman Dance Company in action is coming to the campus at Brockport. In the upcoming spring semester, David Dorfman … Continue reading

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Hip Hop Moves For Everyone

By Marielys Burgos-Meléndez The National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) Brockport Student Chapter sponsored the second Hip Hop Happening event at Hartwell Hall on Saturday, November 10th. Dancers and non dancers of all ages from the Rochester area and beyond came … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Dance/Strasser and Dance/Hartwell to feature MFA Thesis Works

Four of the seven 2013 Master of Fine Arts candidates will be presenting choreography as the creative component of their final thesis projects. Dance/Strasser, October 18-20, will showcase Mapping by Nicole Kaplan. In Kaplan’s own words, Mapping is a glimpse … Continue reading

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Emerging Dance Artists: Perspectives from a Freshman and a Senior

By Falon Baltzell Have you ever questioned what a career in dance consists of and what the possibilities are? In an attempt to answer this inquiry, we interviewed two students in the Department of Dance. Senior BFA in Dance who … Continue reading

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National Dance Education Organization Student Chapter Celebrates a Successful Year

by Amanda McCullum NDEOBrockport has had one busy year! With a newly revised constitution we were able to organize and conduct several highly successful events in the 2011-2012 academic year. These events included a grant writing workshop in the fall … 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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