OIDF In-person Summer Intensive Faculty

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Don Francis

Founder & CEO

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OIDF In-person Summer Intensive Faculty

Who We Are

Don Francis

Founder & CEO

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123-456-7890

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OIDF In-person Summer Intensive 2022 Faculty

 

Learn more about the dance artists who make up the Faculty for our Summer Intensive. 

 

*Please note that Faculty members for the Summer Intensive are subject to change*

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Margo Sappington

Contemporary Pointe Work and Repertory

International choreographer/director, a Texan, began her professional career dancing with the Joffrey Ballet in New York... Read more

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Richard Move

Contemporary Choreographic Research

Richard Move, Ph.D., M.F.A., is a TED Global Oxford Fellow, Artistic Director of MoveOpolis! and Assistant Arts Professor at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Move's choreographic commissions include productions for Mikhail Baryshnikov and the White Oak Dance Project... Read more

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Sonia Dawkins

Modern Dance and Repertory

Sonia Dawkins is the founder and artistic director of Sonia Dawkins|Prism Dance Theatre.  She is a graduate of The University of the Arts and... Read more

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Alejandra Jara

Modern Dance - gaga dancers - Movement Research

Paraguay/Germany

Alejandra is a performer, choreographer, dance teacher and certified Gaga teacher based in Cologne.​ Born in Asunción, Paraguay, Alejandra joined the National Ballet of Paraguay in...

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Sherone Price
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Khalid Abdul N'Faly Saleem

African Dance Master and Master Drummer

Sherone is a Principal Dancer with Chuck Davis African American Dance Ensemble and currently an associate professor of dance studies in Appalachian State's Department of Theatre and Dance... Read more

Vincent Gros

Classical Ballet and Repertory

France

Born in Limoges, France, Vincent Gros was a finalist at the Grand Prix de Lausanne in 1994 and graduated the following year at the Royal Ballet School in London, where he was chosen to perform and tour with the Royal Ballet (under the direction of Sir Anthony Dowell) and Birmingham Royal Ballet (Sir Peter Wright).... Read more

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Raffaele Irace

Contemporary Dance

Italy/Germany

Raffaele Irace graduated as a dancer at the Fondazione Teatro Nuovo in Turin and specialized at the École-Atelier Rudra by Maurice Béjart in Lausanne, Switzerland... Read more

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Larry Keigwin

Modern Dance, Comp and Repertory

Larry Keigwin is a native New Yorker and choreographer who has danced his way from the Metropolitan Opera to downtown clubs to Broadway and back. He founded KEIGWIN + COMPANY... Read more

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Leticia Plans

Gyrokinesis - Pilates

Paraguay/Spain

She is a Pilates Master instructor, professor of classical dance, and is a certified instructor of the GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC® method... Read more

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