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Visiting Artist


Jennifer Nugent danced with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company from 2009-2014 and David Dorfman Dance from 1999-2007, receiving a New York Dance and Performance Award (Bessie) for her work in the company.  She has also performed with Martha Clarke, Lisa Race, Doug Elkins, Bill Young, Colleen Thomas, Kate Weare, Barbara Sloan and Dale Andre. Jennifer's teaching and dancing is inspired by all of her teachers and mentors, most profoundly by Daniel Lepkoff, Wendall Beavers, Gerri Houlihan, David Dorfman, Bill T. Jones, Janet Wong, Wendy Woodson and Patty Townsend. Her duet collaborations with Paul Matteson have been presented in New York City and throughout the U.S. Jennifer is currently on faculty at Sarah Lawrence College, teaches regularly at Gibney Dance and Movement Research NYC and has been a guest artist at numerous universities and dance festivals.

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