Merceditas Mañago-Alexander

BA, Empire State College (SUNY). Dancer with Doug Varone and Dancers, Pepatian, Elisa Monte Dance Company, Ballet Hispanico, and independent choreographers such as Sara Rudner and Joyce S. Lim. Recipient of the Outstanding Student Artist Award from the University of the Philippines Presidents’ Committee on Culture and the Arts. Taught at Alvin Ailey School; guest faculty member, 92nd Street Y, Marymount Manhattan College, Metropolitan Opera Ballet, New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Performing Arts. Participant/teacher, 2004 Bates Festival-Young Dancers Workshop; solo works: Free Range Arts, Dixon Place, Brooklyn Arts Exchange, and Danspace Project/St. Mark’s Church. SLC, 2002–

Undergraduate discipline: Dance
Graduate program: MFA Dance Program

Courses taught in Dance

2013-2014
  • Dance/Movement Fundamentals
  • Modern and Post-Modern Practice

Courses taught in MFA Dance Program

2013-2014
  • Modern and Post-Modern Practice - Graduate

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