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Nicole Bindler
Senior Lecturer
BA, Hampshire College

Nicole Bindler is a body-based performing artist whose work is inspired by her training in new dance, dance-theater, Contact Improvisation, Butoh, Body-Mind Centering®, Yoga and Feldenkrais. Her dances have been shown throughout the U.S., Canada, Argentina and in Berlin, Tokyo, Beirut, Bethlehem, Mexico City and Quito.

Her work has been supported by the Leeway Foundation, Puffin Foundation, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (through Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts), Philadelphia Dance Projects, Ellen Foreman Memorial Award, Mascher Space Cooperative, the Community Education Center, FringeArts, and the Pew Center for Arts and Heritage. Her piece "I made this for you,” created in collaboration with Gabrielle Revlock, was a 2011 finalist for the A.W.A.R.D. Show!

Bindler holds a B.A. in Dance and Poetry from Hampshire College, a degree in Muscular Therapy from the Muscular Therapy Institute, and certificates in Embodied Anatomy Yoga, Embodied Developmental Movement and Yoga, and Somatic Movement Education from the School for Body-Mind Centering.

She has taught dance, somatics and contact improvisation throughout the U.S., Argentina, and at Contact Festival Freiburg, Germany. Locally, she has taught at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of the Arts, Temple University, the Massage Arts Center in Philadelphia, the Whole Shebang and several Yoga Alliance Certified Yoga teacher trainings.


Class Schedule, Fall 2016

T11:30AM - 12:50PMExtended Practice Lab
T11:30AM - 12:50PMExtended Practice Lab
F11:30AM - 12:50PMExtended Practice Lab
F11:30AM - 12:50PMExtended Practice Lab
T01:00PM - 02:20PMImprov Performance Practice
F01:00PM - 02:20PMImprov Performance Practice

Contact Info

Office: Terra Hall 3RD
Tel: 215-717-6110
Fax: 215-717-6109