This week: A message from Julia, Guest Teacher for Technique D, Submitting Bios for Dance Concerts, Therapy and Absences Policy, Pilobolus Mens Auditions, and the Dance Article of the Week.
Don’t forget to stop by Passion Puddle this week on Thursday, September 25 to see the Bessie-award winning Third Rail Projects perform their dance-theatre site-specific work Roadside Attraction. The performance will take place in an around a 1970s pop-up camper just across from the Loree Building. Performances at 2:30, 4:15 and 5:40pm. It is free!
Also – don’t forget the Flu Clinic on Friday, September 26 from 12:00pm-3:00pm in the student lounge. Keep yourself healthy!
GUEST TEACHER FOR TECHNIQUE D
September 29 and October 1
Jennifer Sydor described as “dazzling” by The Boston Globe and “remarkable for her intense focus and vivid dramatic skill” by The New York Times began her training at The Dayton Ballet School. She holds a BFA in Dance Performance from Butler University. In NYC, she has worked with choreographers such as Vanessa Walters, Jill Sigman, Stefanie Nelson, Nia Love, Janice Lancaster, Sharon Moore, Ben Asriel and Janessa Clark. She has toured internationally to 12 different countries as a dancer with the avant-garde performance troupe and electro pop band Fischerspooner, in collaboration with the experimental theater company, The Wooster Group. She has performed in Doug Elkins’ Bessie Award winning Fraulein Maria, as well as a featured performer in David Parker and The Bang Group’s Nut/Cracked, for five seasons. She was a guest artist with the Dayton Ballet’s 75th Anniversary season, featured as the Fairy Godmother in Cinderella. Recently she danced the role of the bird in Peter and The Wolf, directed by Isaac Mizrahi with choreography by John Heginbotham at The Guggenheim. Jennifer currently works with Laura Peterson Choreography and is in her eighth season as a guest dancer with The Metropolitan Opera where she has worked with Tony Award winning directors such as Mary Zimmerman, Michael Grandage and Bartlett Sher. She has appeared in The Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD broadcasts worldwide, and on PBS’s Great Performances in the operas Manon, Don Giovanni, Armida and La Sonnambula.
ATTENTION BFA & BA STUDENTS
Submitting Bios for Dance Concert
Students are responsible for submitting their bios for dance concert programs via the link provided below as per the submission deadlines:
October 15 for participants in the BFA Senior Solo-Duet Concert
October 28 for all DancePlus performers
PILOBOLUS AUDITION FOR MEN
Callbacks – Wednesday, September 24th