Kathy Westwater

BA, College of William and Mary. MFA, Sarah Lawrence College. Choreographer and dancer; choreography presented at Dance Theater Workshop, Brooklyn Museum of Art, and PS 122, among other venues, and archived in the Franklin Furnace Archive and the Walker Arts Center Mediatheque Archive. Recipient of awards from New York Foundation for the Arts and Djerassi Resident Artists Program and of commissions from Dance Theater Workshop, Danspace Project at St. Mark’s Church, and Summer Stage’s Dance Festival. Previously a guest teacher at Bennington College, 92nd Street Y, and Trisha Brown Studio. Published writings include “Technology and the Body,” an interview with Merce Cunningham in the Movement Research Journal Millennial Issue, which she guest edited. SLC, 2001–

Courses taught in Dance

Courses from previous years

2013-2014
  • Contact Improvisation
  • Dance Making
  • Experimental Improvisation Ensemble
2012-2013
  • Contact Improvisation
  • Experimental Improvisation Ensemble
  • Improvisation
2011-2012
  • Contact Improvisation
  • Improvisation

Courses taught in MFA Dance Program

Courses from previous years

2013-2014
  • Contact Improvisation - Graduate
  • Dance Making
  • Experimental Improvisation Ensemble
  • Graduate Seminar I

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