Author Archives: Department of Dance

Water Music

By: Kelsey George-Donnadieu As we approach the end of the semester and reflect on another year of exciting opportunities offered to students and faculty, one project specifically comes to mind. On July 7, 2017, a beautiful day in the heart … Continue reading

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New Faculty Feature: Jennifer Weber

By Luiza Karnas Following the series of interviews with the new faculty members of the Dance Department, the third and last article features our ballet specialist, Assistant Professor Jennifer Weber. Along with her tremendous knowledge in ballet technique and pedagogy, … Continue reading

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DANSCORE celebrates 50 years of Brockport Dance

The Department of Dance is thrilled to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Dance Department with a special DANSCORE that includes choreography by three new faculty members, performances by students, faculty, and guest artists, and the Rochester premiere of Trisha … Continue reading

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New Faculty Feature: Jenise Anthony

  By Madeline Kurtz One of the hallmarks of Brockport’s Dance Department is the Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble. This year, the Ensemble assumed new leadership under Assistant Professor Jenise Akilah Anthony. Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Anthony brings … Continue reading

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New Faculty Feature: Julia Burrer

By Madeline Kurtz The Department of Dance proudly boasts an impressive roster of faculty, all of whom are leaders in the contemporary dance field. This semester, three new faculty members have joined the mix, including Julia Burrer, whose extensive career … Continue reading

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Danscore 2017

Photo Credit: Matt Yeoman The  Trisha Brown Dance Company Set and Reset/Reset re-staging project is featured  in the most recent edition of  The Port!  Read about our dance majors and this iconic figure in post modern dance. Restaging a Legend

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