Monthly Archives: October 2011

To London and Back

By Nicole Kaplan Last spring, juniors Christy Benincasa and Jeanine Donohue spent the second semester of their sophomore year hand in hand in southwest London where they attended Roehampton University. Together they enrolled in a full course schedule that included … Continue reading

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DANCE/Strasser Is Here! October 27-29

Student choreography will be showcased in this fall’s engaging DANCE/Strasser in the College at Brockport’s own Hartwell Hall on Kenyon Street. Graduate and undergraduate students will share their artistic investigations on the stage, and will then stick around for post-performance … Continue reading

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Something Experienced

by Adrian Safar Eight works. Two theses. Almost thirty dancers. Three concerts. One department. Opening the 2011 College at Brockport dance season was an amazing concert of unique and wrenching performances. DANCE/Hartwell opened this fall with a thesis work by … Continue reading

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Professor Juanita Suárez Performs in Brazil

By Marielys Burgos Meléndez Associate Professor Juanita Suárez recently traveled to South America to teach and perform as a member of the Latina Dance Theater Project in an international event called Passaporte: Dança. People from three cities of Brazil- Vila … Continue reading

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Dance Department Welcomes Two New Full-Time Faculty Members

by Anna Corvera Assistant Professor Karl Rogers is originally form Oklahoma. He started dancing in college as a theatre and educational studies major at Knox College. He continued his dance training at Columbia College and received an MFA in Dance … Continue reading

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DANCE/Hartwell is Here: October 6-8

This Thursday through Saturday, student choreographers will show a wide variety of works on the Hartwell Dance Theater stage. Two graduate students, Rebecca McArthur and Mariko Yamada will be presenting their MFA thesis projects. McArthur’s work, Intercede, draws on diverse … Continue reading

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From Serious to Spectacle: Monica Bill Barnes Does it All

by Janet Schroeder September 8th and 9th in Hartwell Theatre, Monica Bill Barnes and Company put on a concert that just kept giving. Beginning with Suddenly Summer Somewhere, a duet for Barnes and rehearsal director/dancer Anna Bass, the audience was … Continue reading

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