Webster Dance Alumni

 

Webster Dance degrees propel students into a variety of careers in the dance field. From performers to innovators to scholars to educators to leaders...Webster Dance can get you there. Below is a list of some of the career positions Webster Dancers have achieved.

From Dance Major to…

...Performer

Globally: Netherlands Dance Theatre II (Netherlands), as well as performing and presenting in South Africa, Israel, Mexico, France, Holland, Austria, Vienna, Lithuania, Brazil, and China.

In NYC: Annie B Parsons Big Dance Company (Mikhail Baryshnikov), ShawnBibleDanceCompany, Hanna Q Dance Company, Off-Broadway show Green Card, Dances for a Variable Population, The Raving Jaynes, Jenny Rocha and Her Painted Ladies, Aimee Plauche and dancers.

In Chicago: Thodos Dance Chicago, Chicago Human Rhythm Project, Giordano Dance Chicago II, Aerial Dance Chicago, Eidolon Ballet

In LA: Diavolo Dance Theater, Solevita Dance Company

Nationally: Memphis Ballet, Eisenhower Dance Ensemble (Detroit), TU Dance (Minnesota), Dancing Wheels (Cleveland), Ashani Dances (Seattle), Cleo Parker Robinson Dance (CO), Princess Cruise Lines, Carnival Cruise Lines, Bahama Paradise Cruise Lines, She Figured Dance Company (Martha’s Vineyard), Sesame Street Live Tour, Alyssandra Katherine Dance Project (SF) Tim Rubel Human Shakes (SF), and with Seattle choreographers Maya Soto, Dylan Ward, Brittany Clements, and Petra Zanki.

In KC & STL: MADCO, The Big Muddy Dance Company, Karlovsky & Company Dance, Leverage Dance Theatre, Common Thread Contemporary Dance, ANNONYarts, En L’Air Aerial Dance, , Kacico Contemporary Dance Company (KC), Voler Aerial Ensemble (KC), and Gurukul Indian Dance Company (KC).

...Innovators who start their own companies such as: Smashworks Dance Collective (NYC), Chicago Verge Dance Theatre, Sultz Dance (LA), Keyhole Residencies (LA), Sheila Rabbitt and Dancers, Velocity Dance Conventions and Competitions (LA)

...Scholars who pursue PhD and Masters degrees in Dance, Social Work, Library Science...

...Educators at Universities such as the U of Alabama, Marymount Manhattan, Milliken University, McKendree College among many others and in numerous studios across the US and Internationally.

...Leaders in the field of dance in roles such as Department Chair in Dance at U of Alabama, administrator at Paul Taylor Company (NYC), executive director at Barrel of Monkeys Productions (Chicago), Dance Project Coordinator for Princess Cruise Lines, Dance Director at Harrah’s Resorts in Las Vegas.