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Department of Dance

Susannah Newman

Associate Professor Emeritus

Phone:     (585) 395-5302


Susannah Newman, associate professor emeritus and former graduate program director, came to SUNY Brockport as a university-wide artist and co-founder of the Resident Dance Company.  She has toured the solo work of Viola Farber, Anna Sokolow, Lynn Dally and others, and has choreographed work for DANSCORE, and regional and university companies throughout the US and Europe.  She is a recipient of the prestigious SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching.  She has taught modern dance technique, composition, repertory, dance conditioning/injury prevention, and performance techniques.

Susannah was a founder of the ImageMovementSound Festival which featured works by department choreographers made in collaboration with the Eastman School of Music Composers and the Rochester Institute of Technology film/video and image makers.

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Last Updated 1/10/13


Chamber Ballet Brockport Dancers perform at the Warner Castle Sunken Gardens

TICINO IN DANZA International Festival and The American School in Switzerland produce Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Vanessa Van Wormer’s Choreography

Tammy Carrasco, Assistant Professor of Dance, Curates Eclectic Show for the Fringe Festival

“Merged” III with Associate Professor of Dance James Hansen Chosen as “Critic’s Pick”

Dance Professor Maura Keefe Interviews Noted Figures from the Dance World at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

James Hansen, Associate Professor of Dance, Presents Choreography in two International Venues

Stevie Oakes, Asst Professor of Dance, Participates in International Dance Film Festival

Maura Keefe, Interim Chair of Dance, Publishes Article on Contemporary Ballet

Chamber Ballet Brockport Dancers perform at the Warner Castle Sunken Gardens





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March 9-13, 2016

American College Dance Association (ACDA)