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Choreographer, Dancer, Teacher, Other Artists

los angeles, CA, United States
Styles: Ballet, Contemporary, Modern
http://www.danceplug.com/gabriela-simich

Bio

Gabriela is a freelance social media manager for National Choreographers Initiative, Celebrate Dance, Kitty McNamee and DancePlug. She is currently the Marketing Manager for DanceOn Network.

Gabriela holds a B.A. in Dance from the University of Alabama. She danced with Nevada Ballet where she also danced in choreographic collaborations with Cirque du Soleil. Gabriela received her MFA in Dance at the UC Irvine. Her thesis, Social Media as a Performance Space, was an exploration of creating dance for a Facebook audience. Her paper, Ballet Uploaded: A Dying Art Revitalized Online was presented at UC Riverside, for Dance Under Construction Graduate Conference in 2012. In 2013, Gabriela debuted her piece #Twitterpated at Highways Performance Space in Santa Monica that incorporated live tweets and dance. Gabriela has guest lectured at UC Irvine, Cal State Channel Islands, and taught at Regina Klenjoski Dance Company.

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Resume

Film

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The Astronaut https://vimeo.com/43937202 June 2012
This Happened in the Morning https://vimeo.com/62582949 January 2013

Choreography

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Oh, Deer! University of Alabama 2005
#Twitterpated Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA 2013
Photography Fusion Art & Frame Gallery, Hermosa Beach, CA 2013

Dance

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Nevada Ballet Theatre Dancer 2007-2009
No Strings Attached Dance Company Dancer 2012

Teaching

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Lecturer, Cal State Channel Islands Dance History, Modern 2012
UC Irivne Teaching Assistant 2010-2012
Ballet Nevada Ballet 2009-2010, 2013
Regina Klenjoski Dance Company Ballet 2013

Other

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Celebrate Dance Social Media Manager 2012-2013
National Choreographers Initiative Social Media Manager 2011-2012
Laguna Dance Festival Social Media Manager 2012
No Strings Attached Dance Company Social Media Manager 2012-2013
Kerry Records Social Media Manager 2012-2013
Live Arts Los Angeles Social Media Manager 2013
DIYdancer Social Media Consultant 2012-2013
Barak Ballet Social Media Consultant 2013

Training

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MFA Dance University of California, Irvine 2012
BA Dance University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa 2007

Skills

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Facebook Manager/Consultant 2011-2012
Twitter Manager/Consultant 2012-2013
Pinterest Manager 2012-2013
Tumblr Manager/Consultant 2011-2013
Instagram Manager/Consultant 2012-2013
Squarespace Manager 2013

Stats

Gender 
Female
Age Range 
25-30
Ethnic Appearance 1 
Eastern European
Ethnic Appearance 2 
Hispanic
Hair Color 
Brown
Hair Length 
Long