TEACHING / PERFORMANCE RESUME:
CENTURIES HISTORICAL DANCE Founder, Artistic Director
A professional performance troupe dedicated to recreating and presenting period social dances in a historically accurate manner. Sponsors Ragtime Tea Dances. Performances include the Maryland Renaissance Festival and Virginia Grand Military Band concert.
MONTGOMERY COLLEGE, Rockville, MD Adjunct Lecturer
Teaching Tap, Jazz, and Latin dance, with choreography pieces in the end of semester Showcase.
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY, Washington, DC Adjunct Lecturer
Adjunct Faculty, teaching and advising students in Beginning Tap. Teaching ‘Dance & Society’ in Spring 2004.
JOY OF MOTION DANCE CENTER, Washington, DC Dance Instructor
Classes in Swing and Tap, and workshops in Clogging.
BACKSTAGE DANCE STUDIO, Columbia, MD Dance Instructor
Child and Adult classes in Irish step dance. Choreographed and taught dance for end of the year recital.
DANCING ON COMMON GROUND Atlanta, GA
Vocal soloist and dancer in the cast of a Tap/Irish/Clogging show that tours the United States.
WHAT GOES AROUND, COMES AROUND Washington, DC
A thesis lecture/performance comparing the Cancan and the Charleston, using steps reconstructed from period sources.
PEDANTICS Frederick, MD
A percussive dance ensemble specializing in Appalachian Clogging and Flatfooting.
TAPPENING Washington, DC
A rhythm tap ensemble; Heidi Schultz, Director. Upcoming concert: June 21 and 22, 2003, at Joy of Motion in Friendship Heights.
THE SOCIETY FOR AMERICAN MUSIC ANNUAL CONFERENCE Kansas City, MO
Presented lecture/demonstration on Ragtime Dance, with original choreography using steps reconstructed from period manuals.
1897 SOCIAL DANCE EXHIBITION IN THE GREAT HALL Washington DC
Exposition of dances from the 1890s in celebration of the reopening of the Jefferson Building at the Library of Congress.
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, Music Division, Special Collections Library Technician
Processing and categorizing materials from the Martha Graham Trust for the purpose of organizing an archive collection.
DANCE HERITAGE COALITION, Washington, DC Administrative Assistant
An alliance of major dance collections formed to strengthen dance documentation.RELATED EXPERIENCE: