Guest Artists and Choreographers

Guest Artists are those artists who have been invited to teach master classes, perform, and/or choreograph pieces for Scripps concerts. Following is a partial list of recent guest artists.

Leela Alaniz  Brazilian Dance   (2000)
Patrick Alcedo  Philippine Folk Dance   (2002)
Ananya Dance Theatre  Performance (2016)
Chloe Arnold  Rhythm and Tap Workshop   (2013)
Ruth Barnes  Improv/Choreography Workshop   (2002)
Mestre Batata  Capoeira Workshop   (2009)
Ramaa Bharadvaj  Bharatanatyam   (2014)
Larry Billman  Stage Dance Captured on Film    (2003)
Alice Bloch  Duncan Workshop   (2012)
Janis Brenner  Technique and Improvisation (2016)
Sharon Bridgforth  Artist, Activist, Faciliator [Masterclass: Theatrical Jazz] (2008)
Bridgman/Packer  Dance/Video Technology (2015)
Liz Casebolt  Modern and Experimental Choreographer (2011)
Kathryn Cass  Dance Therapy Workshop   (2010)
Debra Christie  Modern Dance   (2006)
Nicole Clarke SC’04  Modern Dance   (2006)
Hassan Christopher   Post-Hip Hop Dance   (2009)
Maire Clerkin  Irish Dance   (2004)
Eileen Cooley  Lighting for Dance Workshop   (2014)
Andrea Cordova-Caddes SC’03  Mat Pilates   (2013)
Julia Cost SC’09  Performance & Choreography Workshop   (2013)
Lynn Dally   Tap Skills   (2008)
Darcia Dexter  Feldenkrais   (2013)
Ruby Pikake Hoku Dichirico  Hula   (2001)
Patrick Doran-Sheeran  Music for Dance   (2011)
Heidi Duckler  Collage Dance Theatre   (2009)
Jamie Elmer  Helios Repertory   (2001)
Katy Felsinger  Choreography Workshop   (2013)
Jennifer Fisher  Writing about Dance   (2008)
Meg Foley Sc’04  Modern Technique/Improv (2007)
Elizabeth Gallagher SC’07  Irish Dance   (2007)
Rosanna Gamson  Dance Composition   (2000)
Sheetal Gandhi   Cultural Polyrhythms   (2014)
Maria Gillespie  Capturing Momentum, Softening Gravity   (2003)
Heather Gillette  Laban/Bartenieff   (2005)
Stephanie Gilliland  Contemporary Dance Techniques   (2006)
Joan Giroux  Egoscue Method   (2014)
Anthony Gongora  Improvisation   (2000)
Brenda Dixon Gottschild  Author, Performer, Choreographer   (2012)
Ed Groff  Laban-based Approaches to Dance Creativity   (2004)
Maya Guice SC’12  Tap  (2013), Arts Administration  (2014)
Peggy Hackney  Dancing Your Inner Spirit   (2003)
Maha Haddad  A Moving Journey to the Middle East   (2004)
Chad Michael Hall  M-O-V-E> Dance Theatre Company and Modern Dance Technique  (2008)
Ryan Heffington  Costuming for Dance   (2009)
Kate Hutter  Non-Profit Arts Administration (2016)
Jeepneys  Multimedia Performance (2016)
Rhodessa Jones  Medea Project, Performance Artist   (2005)
David Karagianis  Composer, Sound Designer, Musician   (2008)
Mary Ann Kellogg  The Unsung Genius: Dancer/ Choreographer Jack Cole   (2004)
Sharon Kinney  Dance for the Camera   (2000)
Regina Klenjoski  Modern Technique based on Release Style   (2011)
Marissa Labog SC’99  Break Dance, Hip Hop   (2009)
Warren Lamb  Laban Movement Analysis   (2012)
Heidi Latsky Dance Company  Gimp (Contemporary Dance & Theater)   (2010)
Kevin Le  Partnering (2016)
Brian Lee  Lindyhop (2015)
Janet Lester  Introduction to Dance Therapy Workshop   (2009)
Rachael Lincoln  Movement Workshop   (2009)
Nancy Linsley  The Feldenkrais Method of Movement Education  (2010)
Lisa Lock  Technique/Composition   (2005)
Jackie Lopez  Hip Hop (2016)
Susan Lovell  Movement Therapy   (2011)
Arianne MacBean  Dancer-Choreographer, Dance Moving Forward Festival   (2002)
Luis Lara Malvacías  Third Class Citizens [Dance, Visual Arts, New Media]   (2005)
Nicole Mandell SC’04  Modern Dance   (2011)
David Marchant  Performance: Practicing Presence   (2008)
Victoria Marks  Improv/Composition   (2014)
Nina Martin  Improvisation   (2000)
Liz Maxwell  Laura Dean Repertory   (2008)
Emily Mayne  Rhythm and Musicality for Dancers   (2003)
Ray McNamara  Body Music for Dancers   (2014)
Kitty McNamee  Choreography Workshop   (2009)
Julio Medina  Hip Hop (2015)
Melissa Michaels  Five Rhythms Workshop   (2013)
Laila Del Monte  Flamenco   (2001)
Sasi Nair  Indian Dance   (2003)
Sachiye Nakano  Feldenkrais Method®   (2002)
Jeremy Nelson  Head of Dance at the Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary  Dance   (2005)
Jamie Nichols  Modern Jazz Technique   (2003)
Douglas Nielsen  Movement and Partnering (2005)
Oguri  Butoh   (2013)
Laura Osweiler (Amara)  Belly Dance   (2000)
Erin Owen SC’99  Guest Artist Residency   (2010)
Ruth Parker  Teaching Creative Movement to Children   (2002)
Donna Place  Foot, Back and Hip Workshops   (2000)
Claire Porter  Movement and Text   (2006)
Shirley Robbins  Alexander Technique   (2007)
Molly Rogers SC’05  Performance/Choreography   (2011)
Sue Roginksy  Modern Technique/Improv (2007)
Karen Schaffman  Contact Improvisation   (2001)
Anthony Shay  Iranian Dance   (2002)
Brianna Skellie Sc’08  Modern Technique (2015)
Joel Smith  Modern & Experimental Choreographer   (2011)
Dawn Stoppiello  Improvisation   (2000)
Tom Tsai Pz’09  Modern/Breaking (2016)
Mark Uranker  Music for Dance   (2000)
John Vaughan  Musical Theatre   (2001)
Versa-Style  Hip Hop Performance (2016)
Vox Dance Theatre  Performance   (2012)
Ron Wagner  Rhythm and Musicality   (2003)
Shel Wagner  Contact Improvisation   (2003)
Diane Woodward  Musical Theatre   (2001)
Bill Young  Contact Improv/Repertory   (2007)
Cheng-Chieh Yu  Yu Dance Theatre/Choreographer   (2005)