Program Faculty

Brigette Dunn-Korpela
Faculty, School of Dance
Choreography I

Brigette Dunn-Artistic Director/Founder of B. Dunn Movement is a multidisciplinary choreographer, artist, and educator. Her choreography has appeared at KCRep (“For Colored Girls…”), @MOCA (L.A., CA), REDCAT (L.A, CA), Aratani Theatre (L.A., CA), Bootleg Theater (L.A., CA),... Continue reading »

Glen Eddy
Faculty, School of Dance
Ballet Technique, Partnering
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Glen is a native of California, he studied at Calarts in the early '70s with Mia Slavenska, Donald McKayle, and Bella Lewitsky. While still a student he toured nationally with Margalite Oved dance company, based in Los Angeles, and then with Kathryn Posin dance company, and with Donald Byrd... Continue reading »

Holley Farmer
BFA Program Director, School of Dance
Faculty, Contemporary Technique

Holley Farmer is originally from Fresno, CA. She would most likely be a cook if she wasn’t a dancer. She loves to engage with ingredients and technique; the what and how of making things, she’s enjoying a lengthy international and varied career as a dancer, and educator.... Continue reading »

Rosanna Gamson
Interim Dean
MFA Program Director
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A native New Yorker, Rosanna Gamson studied composition with Hanya Holm and Bessie Schonberg, and earned a BFA and MFA in Dance from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts under the chairmanship of Lawrence Rhodes. She performed internationally as a member of Andrew DeGroat & Dancers, and in... Continue reading »

Ariel Osterweis
Faculty, Critical Dance Studies and Performance Studies

Ariel Osterweis earned her Ph.D. in Performance Studies at the University of California, Berkeley and her B.A. in Anthropology at Columbia University. She is on faculty at The Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance at the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), where she teaches... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty