Dancewave brings talented artists with distinct voices to lead Master Classes in a wide range of techniques and styles. An opportunity to experience current directions in contemporary dance and broaden your skillset! Join Jenna Riegel for Devising Kinetic Connection. Class will investigate off-balance and centered movement, bound and released, sustained and staccato, momentum driven and spatially controlled movement on the floor and in the air. Enjoyment and fun will be contagious and inevitable!
Jenna Riegel, originally from Fairfield, Iowa, has been a New York-based dancer, performer and teacher since 2007. She holds an M.F.A. in Dance Performance from the University of Iowa. Jenna has toured and performed internationally as a company member of David Dorfman Dance, Alexandra Beller/ Dances, Bill Young/ Colleen Thomas & Company and the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company. Jenna has taught classes in contemporary technique at Gina Gibney Dance, New York Live Arts and Mark Morris Dance. She has been on faculty in the dance departments of Barnard College, The Juilliard School and Virginia Commonwealth University and is currently an Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance at Amherst College.