Webster Dance News

Calendar of Events 2014-15
Fall 2014 Classes Begin
Nicole Whitesell Joins Faculty

Webster Dance Calendar of Events 2014-15

2014 15 Calendar of Events

The calendar of events for 2014-15 is available now. Click the photo to the right to see a full size version, then save it and mark your calendar!

Fall 2014 Classes Begin

Classes for the Fall 2014 semester begin Monday, August 25th! In addition to the orientation for Freshman and Transfer students on Friday, August 22nd, there will also be a Department of Dance orientation for all incoming dance students on Saturday, August 23 from 4:00-5:30pm in the Gary Hubler Dance Lounge.

Nicole Whitesell Joins Faculty

Nicole Whitesell

Nicole Whitesell will join the faculty at Webster Dance in Fall 2014 to teach Modern II. Nicole is a dancer and Assistant Rehearsal Director for MADCO (Modern American Dance Company) in St. Louis.

"Nicole is a dynamic performer and passionate educator," says Webster Dance Chair James Robey. "We are excited that she will be joining us this coming semester to share her energy, insight, and experiences."

Nicole graduated magna cum laude from Missouri State University with a BFA in Dance Performance. Upon graduation, Nicole moved to New York City to dance with Dodge Dance Company. While in New York, Nicole also danced with the Amy Marshall Dance Company and Luxdance. A passionate student of pedagogy, Nicole taught in New York at the Posey School of Dance and was an assistant teacher at Ballet Tech under the direction of Elliot Feld.

Nicole joined MADCO in 2009 and has enjoyed working with guest artists Cecil Slaughter, Keith Williams, Michael Uthoff and Alcine Wiltz.