Dance Faculty

Erin Foreman-Murray Sr Professorial Lecturer CAS - Performing Arts

Erin Foreman-Murray is a dancer, choreographer, and educator. Her choreographic work has been shown at New Faces New Dances, SEAD Theater, and Raw Matters in Austria, and in venues throughout the Unit

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Britta Peterson Professorial Lecturer CAS - Performing Arts

Britta Joy Peterson is a dance artist who choreographs, performs, designs, and collaborates on contemporary dance works. A native of the thriving Minneapolis arts community, BJP is now a DC-based crea

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Marcia Howard Adjunct Instructor CAS - Performing Arts

Marcia Howard has been assistant director and performing company member with Coyaba Dance Theater since 1997, under the direction of Sylvia Soumah. She is also the education coordinator of Coyaba Acad

Ralph Glenmore Adjunct Instructor

Mr. Glenmore was a principal dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater under the direction of Alvin Ailey. He toured the world, working with choreographers Donald McKayle, Talley Beatty and B

Irina Wunder Adjunct Instructor

Irina Wunder, an ethnic Russian, received her classical dance training in Turkmenistan, then a republic of the former Soviet Union. She performed with the Republic's State Theater of Opera and Ballet

Alice Wylie-Schmemann Adjunct Instructor

Born in Washington DC, Alice began her dance training with Jane Bittner and trained extensively with several other renowned teachers including Dawei Zhang, Suzanne Farrell, Patricia McBride, Jean-Pier