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Jennifer Nugent is originally from Hollywood, Florida and has been living and working in New York City since 1998. Jennifer's practices are inspired by Gerri Houlihan, Dale Andree, Daniel Lepkoff, Wendell Beavers, Janet Wong, Patty Townsend, and Thomas F. DeFrantz. Jennifer has performed most notably with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company, David Dorfman Dance, Martha Clarke, and has been making collaborative evenings with dancer Paul Matteson for the past 20 years. In 2019 Jennifer received an MFA in dance from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia. She is currently teaching at Sarah Lawrence College and works collectively with freeskewl where she teaches and has initiated the monthly series Pedagogy/Poetic Entry.

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