Modern Technique, Choreography, Dance History, Analysis, Repertory, Reconstruction and Dance Ethnology
Professor Blewchamp has worked extensively as a choreographer, performer and teacher in Canada, England and the United States. She has choreographed for Dancemakers, the Danny Grossman Company, Contemporary Dancers Winnipeg, Toronto Dance Theatre, Otta… View Article
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Modern Dance and Dance Sciences, Composition and Choreography, Repertory
Modern Dance and Dance Sciences, Composition and Choreography, Repertory. Donna Krasnow has a distinguished background as a choreographer, performer, researcher and teacher. She founded Dance Source, a professional training school in San Francisco, and… View Article
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Karen Bowes-Sewell is a Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner and member of the Feldenkrais Guild of North America. She is a senior scholar in Dance at York University where she taught ballet, conditioning for dancers, and somatic education for many years… View Article
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Dance History, Repertory, Ballet Technique, Dance Education
Mary Jane Warner has extensive teaching experience at all levels, from elementary to graduate school. She was the founder of the historical dance group Entrée Dance, which performed Renaissance and Baroque dance in schools and other community settings… View Article
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Dance Education, Modern Technique, Children’s Dance
Professor Manley has been a faculty member in York’s Department of Dance since 1974. She has taught a broad range of courses including studio courses in modern technique, improvisation and composition and lecture courses in pedagogy, education, dance s… View Article
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Professor De Shane performed internationally with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, Les Feux Follets and several other professional performance ensembles before pursuing her scholarly interests in dance, anthropology and ethnomusicology. She is considered… View Article
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Dance Writing, Dance History, Creative Process
Dr. Reed Doob is a Professor Emerita of Dance, English and Women’s Studies at York University. The recipient of Woodrow Wilson, Kent and Guggenheim Fellowships, her teaching and research have included medieval and Renaissance studies, dance history and… View Article
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Dance History, Dance Writing
Selma Odom is a dance historian and writer. Recruited to York University in 1972, she was founding director of the MA and PhD programs in dance and dance studies, the first offered in a Canadian university. She was awarded the Faculty of Graduate Studi… View Article
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