Dawn Springer Dance Projects
ALVERNO PRESENTS RESIDENCY OPEN SHOWING AND BENEFIT
Thursday, September 3
6-7pm
Pitman Theater
Alverno College
3431 South 39th Street Milwaukee, WI 53215

Join us for an Open Showing of new choreography created while in residence with Alverno Presents! I've worked with an incredible cast of women, including dancers from the Milwaukee Ballet, over the course of two summers and would love to share this new work with you.

Information about how to support the project is below.

Hope to see you on September 3!
DONATE TO DAWN SPRINGER DANCE PROJECTS
"How will my donation be used?"

$25 pays for one dancer's much needed shoes

$125 pays for rehearsals for one dancer for one week

$250 pays for one dancer's rehearsals for the entire two week residency

$1000 pays for the entire cast to rehearse for two weeks


Please support DAWN SPRINGER DANCE PROJECTS through a tax-deductible donation to Arts Wisconsin, a Wisconsin 501c3 organization acting as our fiscal receiver. Checks should be made payable to Arts Wisconsin, with a note identifying the donation to be directed towards DAWN SPRINGER DANCE PROJECTS, and sent to Box 1054, Madison, WI 53701-1054. Contact Arts Wisconsin at 608 255 8316 or info@artswisconsin.org if you wish to donate via credit card (VISA/MC).
JULY 2015
Eau Claire, WI
Performance at Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival
w. Jon Mueller and Chris Hefner
July 17-18

Philadelphia, PA
University of the Arts
Summer Institute: Dance

JUNE 2015
Milwaukee, WI
Alverno Presents Residency
Year 2
JANUARY-MAY 2015
In rehearsals
Beginning work on a new collaboration with Jon Mueller and videographer Chris Hefner.
SEPTEMBER 2014
Hyperlocal MKE #1 Performance
El Encuentro
http://hyperlocalmke.wordpress.com/about/
https://www.facebook.com/events/1493132184260484/
Sunday, 9-28
4pm


Benefit Performance
Milwaukee Dancer Fund
Milwaukee Ballet
Saturday, 9-20
7:30 pm
http://mkedancerfund.org

FALL 2014
Visiting Assistant Professor
Beloit College
JULY 2014
Alverno Presents Residency
Two week creative residency for creation of new work
http://alvernopresents.alverno.edu
Milwaukee
JANUARY 2014 -- HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Publication of Dawn Springer's Essay
Syndicated Bodies: Expressions of American Identity in NFL Touchdown Dances
To be released this year by the University Press of Florida
Dance in American Culture Anthology
SEPTEMBER 2013-DECEMBER 2013
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Peck School of the Arts
Senior Lecturer, Dance
DECEMBER 2013
NYC
Danspace Project
w/ Ashley Anderson Dances
DraftWorks
Danspace Project at St. Marks Church
New York, NY
December 14th
SEPTEMBER 2013
Milwaukee
Event Choreography for National 9to5 Working Women's Celebration
Learn More About this INCREDIBLE organization
AUGUST 2013
Milwaukee
Premier of new piece -- ICON
Collaboration with Juniper Tar's Aaron Schleicher
August 2-4th
Dance Works
Art to Art Festival
Buy Tickets
JULY 2013
Philadelphia, PA
Faculty
University of the Arts
Pre-College Summer Intensive
APRIL 2013
NYC
Distance Dances Collaboration
Contributed to virtual dance project for choreographers Susan Honer and Gina T'ai
Greenspace
April 13th
http://distancedances.tumblr.com

Hofstra University
Dickinson College students perform new trio
American College Dance Festival
MARCH 2013
NYC
Performance of New Trio
The Wild Project
195 E 3rd St
FEBRUARY 2013
Dickinson College
Premier of Trio
Performance with NOVUS trombone quartet
Music by Chris Brubeck
February 17th
4pm
Weiss Center for the Arts

JANUARY 2013
Beloit College
Visiting Assistant Professor
Spring 2013
OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2012
In Rehearsals --
New piece!
Dawn will be working on new choreography with a trio of dancers at Dickinson College
To be performed with live NOVUS Trombone Quartet
Set to composer Chris Brubeck's Flight of the Four Kings
AUGUST 2012 - DECEMBER 2012
Dickinson College
Curating 5 Under Forty: Dance Works by Five Emerging Female Choreographers for Dickinson College annual Fall Dance Concert November 2012
Director of Dance
JULY 2012
Philadelphia
Faculty
University of the Arts Pre-College Summer Intensive
for High School Dancers
http://cs.uarts.edu/summerinstitute/danc
JUNE 2012
Philadelphia
Presenting new research on touchdown dances
Society of Dance History Scholars
2012 Annual Conference
Dance and The Social City

MAY 9th 2012
Brooklyn NY
Dreams of Flight, Solo
Pop-Up Performance Series
One Arm Red
FEBRUARY 2012
North Carolina
Dancing for Helen Simoneau Danse in month long company residency in Winston-Salem
www.helensimoneau.com
DECEMBER 2011
Thursday 8th, 7pm
Dickinson College
Salon
Springer directs Dickinson Salon Series for interdisciplinary student performance works and free pizza
25-27 High St
NOVEMBER 2011
Friday 18th - Sunday 21st
Dickinson College
Fall Dance Concert
A Token of One's Affection and two brand new works on students.
http://www.dickinson.edu/news-and-events

Monday 7th
NYC
Performing with emily wexler dance
Movement Research
Judson Memorial Church
8pm
http://movementresearch.org/performances
http://emilywexlerdance.com/home.html
OCTOBER 2011
Dickinson College Research and Development Professional Grant:
Beginning work on new project at Dickinson --hosting choreographic residency with NYC based dance artists Niall Jones and Emily Wexler. 4 students collaborate in project. To be performed on November concert at Dickinson.
SEPTEMBER 2011
Philadelphia
Invited Speaker
Knowing Dance More Series
University of the Arts,
http://www.uarts.edu/academics/cpa/da/83


topos topio
Philly Fringe Festival
Dreams of Flight
http://ticketing.theatrealliance.org/sit
JULY 2011
PHILADELPHIA, PA
Teaching at the University of the Arts Pre-College Summer Institute
cs.uarts.edu/summerinstitute/dance

Choreographic Residency
Beginning work on a new quartet for four women.
Supported by Dickinson College Research and Development Creative Project Grant
JUNE 2011
CARLISLE, PA
In rehearsals with Sarah Skaggs

WASHINGTON D.C.
June 18th 8pm
Performance with Dahlia Nayar at Dance Place
dahlianayar.com
danceplace.org/
APRIL 2011
NYC
Dawn will perform TRY TRY AGAIN in the 2011 New Dance Alliance Performance Mix Festival
Dixon Place
NYC
Thursday April 28th
730pm
http://newdancealliance.org/performance-

MARCH 2011
Allentown PA
Students from Dickinson College perform DREAMS OF FLIGHT at the 2011 Northeast Regional ACDF.
http://www.regonline.com/builder/site/De

DC, NYC
Rehearsals w choreographer Dahlia Nayar for June 18-19th show at Dance Place, Washington D.C.
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1442
FEBRUARY 2011
Feb 6th
3pm
92nd St Y

Performing with Sarah Skaggs at 92nd St Y Sundays at 3 series.
More information:

sarahskaggs92ndstY
JANUARY 2011
Happy New Year!

Back in NYC rehearsals w Niall Jones
NOVEMBER 2010
DICKINSON COLLEGE
November 19-21st
Performed, Choreographed, and Rehearsal Directed for
Dickinson College Dance Theater Group Annual Fall Show

Students perform new version of Dreams of Flight, originally created as a solo work and expanded for 10 dancers at Dickinson.

See Photos and Article here:
http://www.dickinson.edu/news-and-events
SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER 2010
NEW YORK NY
Here Then Here
In rehearsals with Niall Jones -- setting work Here Then Here as well as consuming as many Bahn Mi sandwiches as we possibly can.
Niall:
http://www.movementresearch.org/blog/?p=
Sandwich:
http://nickyssandwiches.com/

DICKINSON COLLEGE
Carlisle, PA
In rehearsals with the Department of Theater Mermaid Players choreographing the musical Lucky Stiff
http://www.dickinson.edu/news-and-events

In rehearsals with DTG (Dance Theater Group) preparing for their annual Fall concert. I am re-staging/expanding Dreams of Flight for 10 fabulous dancers here at Dickinson.
AUGUST 2010
Dickinson College, Carlisle PA
Visiting Position in Dance
2010-2011 Academic Year
JUNE -JULY 2010
AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL, Durham NC

Co-Teaching Six Week School Class
Instant Choreography

Substitute Teaching for the fabulous, one and only Pamela Pietro

Assistant Coordinator for Hollins U/ADF MFA Program (Team Cuetal)

Performances:
Shaeffer Theater -- MFA Thesis Concert, Dalia Nayar
Reynolds Theater -- ADF Faculty Concert
Reynolds Theater -- MFA Thesis Concert, Katie Swords (alongside the extraodinary Jesse Zaritt and Stephanie Liapis)
APRIL 2010
April 15th-18th
MARYLAND DANCE ENSEMBLE
Directing the annual spring dance concert at the University of Maryland
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
http://claricesmithcenter.umd.edu/2009/c

April 22-24th
Hollins Spring Dance Works
The fabulous women at Hollins U will be performing my solo Try Try Again
www.hollinsdance.com

April 26th, 3pm
Performing with Dahlia Nayar at the National Botanical Gardens in Washington DC.
www.usbg.gov
"Trios"
A site specific dance performance
National Botanical Gardens
100 Maryland Ave., SW (nearest Metro L'Enfant Plaza)
April 25th, 2010
at 3 p.m.
Choreography by Dahlia Nayar
www.dahlianayar.com

Teaching for American Dance Festival Young Artist Tuition Scholarship Audition Tour
http://www.americandancefestival.org/201
MARCH 2010
March 28
KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE PERFORMANCE
Students from UMD Department of Dance
Performing duet Here Then Here
check out the video here!
http://www.kennedy-center.org/explorer/v
(duet starts at 7 min 20 sec)

Teaching for American Dance Festival Young Artist Tuition Scholarship Audition Tour
http://www.americandancefestival.org/201
FEBRUARY 2010
February 10th-113th
DANCE THEATER WORKSHOP
Fresh Tracks Performances
Naughty Bits with Jen Mcginn
Dance Theater Workshop
7:30pm
dancetheaterworkshop.org
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JANUARY 2010
Happy New Year!

January 10-24th
NAUGHTY BITS
Rehearsals with Jen McGinn for February performances at DTW in NYC
jenmcginn.org

January 29th-February 5th
DIRECTING REHEARSALS AT UMD
Jen Mcginn and Co will be in residence at the University of Maryland, setting her work Thank You on students in the dance department.
DECEMBER 2009

December 4th and 5th
MARYLAND DANCE ENSEMBLE
Premier of new work
Here Then Here
and
Performing solo
Try Try Again
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
University of Maryland
claricesmithcenter.umd.edu
NOVEMBER 2009

November 6th
VENICE ITALY!
Performance of Dahlia Nayar's duet Sandallang
2009 Venice Bienale Danza
Choreographic Collision, Part 3
www.labiennale.org/it/danza

November 12th
AUNTS ROADSHOW
Performing solo Try Try Again and collaborating with Ms. Erika Hand on a performance experiment
St. Cecilia School
Greenpoint Brooklyn
auntsisdance.com