Residencies & Visiting Artists
2007-08 GUEST ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE
Tina Fehlandt was an integral part of the Mark Morris Dance Group for twenty years, from its inception in 1980 to January 2000, appearing in over 50 works choreographed by Mark Morris. With the Group she toured the world and appeared in several television specials, most notably as “Louise” in Mr. Morris’ production of The Hard Nut. She has been the subject of feature articles in Self Magazine, Dance Magazine, and Dance Teacher. The spring issue of Ballet Review 1998 stated, “Tina Fehlandt is one of the most beautiful dancers anywhere.”
Ms. Fehlandt has staged Mark Morris’ work on American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Royal New Zealand Ballet, English National Ballet, The Royal Ballet Covent Garden, Boston Ballet, Miami City Ballet, Houston Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, and at New York University, University of Minnesota, University of Texas, Marymount Manhattan College, Barnard College, the Juilliard School, and the White Oak Dance Project.
Ms. Fehlandt is a well-known teacher of Ballet and Modern Dance. She is currently an Adjunct Professor of Dance at Long Island University Brooklyn Campus and on faculty at the ABT Summer Intensives in New York City. She has taught at MMDG workshops at the School at the Mark Morris Dance Center, Skidmore College, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, SUNY Brockport, and the University of Washington, and conducted master classes at the Edinburgh International Festival, Adelaide (Australia) Festival, American Dance Festival, Cornish College of the Arts, Wesleyan University, and The Place in London among others. Ms. Fehlandt was Artist-in-Residence at Barnard College in Fall 2004 and at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts in Fall 2005. In addition, she has worked in television as Production Coordinator for the Emmy Award winning Dance In America series.
Heidi Latsky, Founder and Artistic Director, Heidi Latsky Dance Co.; former member of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
Rosalynde LeBlanc, former member of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company.
Earl Mosley, Founder and Director of Diversity of Dance
Colleen Thomas, Bill Young/Colleen Thomas & Dancers; Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
Astrid Von Ussar, Founder and Artistic Director, Von Ussar danceworks
Andre Tyson, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Donna Uchizono, Founder and Artistic Director, Donna Uchizono Co.
Clare Byrne, Clare Byrne Dance
Nicholas Leichter, Artistic Director of Nicholas Leichter Dance Co.; former member of the Ralph Lemon Company.
Nathan Trice, Founder and Artistic Director, Nathan Trice/Rituals
Doug Elkins Dance Company
Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, Urban Bush Women
Merle Holloman, Limon Institute
Carlos Orta, Limon Institute
Kwame Ross, Urban Bush Women
Michael Thomas, Dayton Contemporary Dance Co., Jamison Project, Alvin Ailey
Donna Uchizono, Donna Uchizono Company
Michael Blake, Murray Louis, Jose Limon Dance Company, Donald Byrd the Group
Andrea Del Conte, Danza Espana
Sean Curran, Sean Curran Dance Company; Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
Colin Connor, Connor Dance, Limon Dance Company