Guest Artists

The Dance Program is committed to remaining at the forefront by complementing the classical ballet and modern dance training with a diverse range of other concert dance forms such as Character, Spanish, Contemporary, Improvisation, Jazz and African-based dance styles through mini residencies with internationally recognized practicing guest artists held throughout the year.

Dance Guest Artists

•       Rodrigo Almarales - Cincinnati Ballet
•       Jennifer Archibald – Arch Dance Company
•       Robert Barnett –Atlanta Ballet
•       Clifton Brown - Alvin Ailey
•       Gina Buntz, Teacher/Choreographer
•       Shellie Cash - Teacher/Choreographer
•       Kris Congelosi - Teacher/Choreographer
•       Nina Danilova - Ballet, UNCSA
•       Marat Daukayev - Kirov Ballet
•       Lonnie Davis, Teacher/Choreographer
•       Thaddeus Davis - Wideman Davis Dance, Assistant Professor at the University of South Carolina
•       Kathleen Jewett – Shen Wei Dance Arts
•       Viktor Kabaniaev – Teacher/Choreographer
•       Alexey Kulpin – Teacher
•       Marina Levashova - Character Dance, Teacher
•       Lisette Salgado Lucas – Teacher/Choreographer
•       Brian McSween - Joffrey Concert Group
•       Sara Mearns  - New York City Ballet
•       Rosa Mercedes -  Spanish Dance, Teacher/Choreographer
•       Sandra Neels – Teacher/Choreographer
•       Andrea Pell -  Atlanta Ballet ll
•       Voktor Plotnikov - Choreographer
•       Augusto Soledade - Brazzdance Theatre
•       Risa Steinberg - Julliard School
•       Gerard Theoret – Teacher/Choreographer
•       Olga Toziakova - Odessa Ballet
•       Maria Vegh - Teacher
•       Edward Villella - Miami City Ballet
•       Lloyd Whitmore – Teacher/ Choreographer
•       Tanya Wideman, Wideman Davis Dance, Assistant Professor at the University of South Carolina