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Education

 

BFA in Dance with Honors

2013 - 2017  Wayne State University

Maggie Allesee Talent Scholar, University Presidential Scholar

 

Additional Training

2017  Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company Summer Workshop NYC, NY

2017  Gaga Workshop, Los Angeles, CA

2016  American Dance Festival, Durham, NC

2015  Gaga Workshop, NYC, NY

2015  Bates Dance Festival, Lewiston, ME

2011 - 2015  Complexions Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive, Detroit, MI

 

Yoga

2016  Detroit Yoga Lab: 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training, Detroit, MI

 

Performance

 

Professional Performance and Collaborations (selected)

2019  “Meditation in Movement” by Gabriela Sans (visual artist), Emergent Landscapes, Oakland, CA

2019  “Upwelling” by Amelia Nommenson, Vetiver, Oakland, CA

2019  “/soft/c” by Stephanie Hewett, CounterPulse, San Francisco, CA

2015 - 2018  Harge Dance Stories, Company Dancer, Artistic Director: Jennifer Harge, Detroit, MI

2017  “Souci de Soi: AUDREY JOHNSON” with Biba Bell, at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, Parapet Real Humans, St. Louis, MO

2016  “It’s Now. It’s Never.” by Dafi Altabeb, American Dance Festival Footprints, Durham, NC

2014 - 2017  LaMarre and Dancers, Collaborator, Artistic Director: Lisa LaMarre, Detroit, MI

2014  “GERME” by Stephanie Batten Bland, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

Choreography

2019  “towards is no longer a direction” at FROLIC, Queering Dance Festival, Berkeley, CA

2019  [opening] at Sidewalk Arts Festival and at Detroit Dance Exchange, Detroit, MI

2019  QUEER TIME TRAVEL x [opening] in residency at 2727 California Street, Berkeley, CA

2018  “How to Stop Crying When You’re Angry: redirecting flow” at Women’s Work, Boll Theatre, Detroit, MI

2017  “we’re gonna fall off the face of the earth” at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

2016  “Of Understanding (exuberance)” at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

 

Film and Video

2018 “Splintered” music video by Aisha Badru (Vocal Artist), and Keenan Wetzal (Director), Detroit, MI

2017 “UNDONE” by Carlos Funn, Moving 24fps festival, Detroit, MI

 

Teaching

2017 - present  Collective Sweat Detroit, all levels and professional contemporary movement, Detroit, MI

2019  2727 California Street, all levels QUEER TIME TRAVEL movement workshops, Berkeley, CA

2016 - 2018  The Zone Dance Center LLC, modern and contemporary ages 8 - 17, Southfield, MI

2017 - 2018  Elite Dance Force, modern, ballet, jazz, yoga, ages 6 - 18, Canton, MI

2015  Wayne State University Dance Workshop Winter Intensive, contemporary and improvisation, Detroit, MI

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