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Dance Faculty

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Paul Dennis Paul Dennis, Modern Dance, Co-Director of Dance Program, NYPOP Coordinator, Director of University Dancers
Thomas Vacanti Thomas Vacanti, Ballet, Co-Director of Dance Program

Alphabetic list:

Paul Arslanian Paul Arslanian, Music Director & Accompanist for Dance
Leslie Frye Maietta Leslie Frye Maietta, Guest Artist, Jazz Dance & Choreography
Marilyn Sylla Marilyn Sylla, Five College Dance Dept. faculty
Erica Wilson-Perkins Erica Wilson-Perkins, Lecturer



Retired Dance Faculty:

Richard Jones (deceased)
Marilyn Patton
Peggy Schwartz (link to bio page)
Andrea Watkins

Former Director:
Billbob Brown


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