CURRENT

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coco@cocoloupedance.com

PAST

Santa Fe, NM (2017-2018)

Modern Dance Technique, Improvisation, Composition
New Mexico School for the Arts

Baton Rouge, LA (2016)

Modern Dance Technique and Improvisation Instructor

Ballet Bon Temps Regional Dance Southwest Festival
Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre Summer Intensive

Hattiesburg, MS (2014-2015)

Adjunct Faculty at The University of Southern Mississippi Department of Dance

Junior/Senior Choreography & Freshman Repertory (Fall 2014) Dance Appreciation (Spring 2015)

Hattiesburg, MS (Spring 2014)

Master Class Instructor

The University of Southern Mississippi Department of Dance

Baton Rouge, LA (2014-Present)

Community Contemporary Dance Class Instructor and Creative Processes Facilitator

Columbus, OH (2014)

Instructor / Taking PLace Columbus

Fishnetting & Repetition Workshop

Columbus, OH (2011-2013)

Instructor & Moderator at FEVERHEAD

Spontaneous Combustion (dance improvisation/composition)

BalancingAction Yoga Practice

Beginning Ballet for Adults

Adult Jazz Class

Technically Speaking…a contemporary dance class

GrooveAsana…moving/grooving into/through yoga

Gambier, OH (2013)

Visiting Assistant Professor

Kenyon College Department of Dance

Winter/Spring 2013| Adv Modern/Contemporary Technique & Spring Dance Concert Choreographer

Gambier, OH (2012)

Master Class Series Instructor

Kenyon College Department of Dance

Fall 2012 | Beg/Int/Adv Contemporary Technique/Partnering

Columbus, OH (2012)

Co-instructor

technically speaking – a contemporary dance class at the Ohio Dance Festival

Co-instructor/Collaborator

Midday Mixer Improvisation & Collaboration Workshop as part of the Ohio Dance Festival

Guest Artist/Lecture Demonstration

The Creative Life of a Local Dance Artist at The Arts & College Preparatory Academy

Columbus, OH (2011)

Host and Project Leader for ACPA Site-Specific Work Project at FEVERHEAD

Hosted and lead students from The Arts & College Preparatory Academy through a site-specific dance making project

Gambier, OH (2011)

Master Class Series Instructor

Kenyon College Department of Dance

Fall 2011 | Int/Adv Contemporary Technique, Composition

Columbus, OH (2009)

Adjunct Instructor

The Ohio State University Department of Dance Spring 2009 | Major Level Modern Technique

Visiting Instructor

Columbus Movement Movement (cm2)

January & July 2009 | Community Dance Class Series

Hattiesburg, MS (2009)

Visiting Instructor

The University of Southern Mississippi

Freshman Modern Technique, Advanced Modern Technique

Columbus, OH (2007 – 2008)

Visiting Lecturer in Dance

The Ohio State University Department of Dance Major Level Modern Technique, Repertory

Eugene, OR (2006 – 2007)

Assistant Professor of Dance

The University of Oregon

Major Level Modern Technique, Major Level Ballet Technique, Jazz Technique, Contemporary Dance Partnering, Looking At Dance (Introduction & Appreciation of Dance), Improvisation, Composition, Graduate Research Seminar, Student Dance Concert Advisor

Hattiesburg, MS (April 2006)

Guest Artist in Residence

The University of Southern Mississippi

Non-Major Modern Technique, Freshman Modern Technique, Advanced Modern Technique

Columbus, OH (2003-2006)

Graduate Teaching Assistant

The Ohio State University Department of Dance Major Level Modern Technique (Instructor) Major Level Ballet Technique (Instructor)

Intro to Dance Composition for Freshman (Co-Instructor with Karen Bell, Dean of the College of the Arts, OSU) Intro to Dance & Technology for Freshmen (Instructor)

Intro to Dance & Technology for Graduates (TA)

All Levels of Elective Ballet, Modern, and Jazz, Hip Hop I, Dancers in the Schools, Undergraduate Weight Studies Composition (TA)

Baton Rouge, LA (2002-2003)

Adjunct Dance Instructor

Louisiana State University

Beginning/Intermediate Modern

Denton, TX (2002)

Guest Instructor

University of North Texas Master Class

Baton Rouge, LA (2000 – 2001)

Instructor/Guest Artist-in-Residence Of Moving Colors Productions

Annual Company Audition – 2000 Master Classes while in residency

Baton Rouge, LA (2000)

Instructor

Dancer’s Workshop Beginning modern

Dallas, TX (1997 – 1999)

Instructor

Ground Level Dance Company Company Class

Farmers Branch, TX (1995 – 1999)

Adjunct Faculty

Brookhaven Community College

All levels – ballet, jazz, modern

Dallas, TX (1995 – 1997)

Substitute Instructor

Dancers Unlimited Repertory Company Company Class

Instructor

Young Audiences of Greater Dallas

Elementary and Middle Schools in the Greater Dallas Area – creative movement

Richardson, TX (1995 – 1996)

Instructor

Nortel Fitness

Adult Beginning Modern