On Thursday, September 8, the Department of Dance and Movement welcomed Tresa Randall of Ohio University In The Studio…

2016-0909_tresa-randallMs. Randall is a Presidential Teacher (2015-2018) at Ohio University, where she is also an Associate Professor of Dance and director of the Honors Tutorial program in Dance Studies. She danced professionally with the Santa Fe Opera, Bill Evans Contemporary Dance Company, Ann Vachon, Mark DeGarmo and Dancers, and Rochester City Ballet, among others. As a dance historian, Dr. Randall has presented her research internationally in France, Norway, the U.K., and Ireland. In 2013 Professor Randall was awarded a Faculty Research Visit Grant from the German Academic Exchange (DAAD) to conduct research in Berlin, Cologne, and Dresden for her book manuscript on modern dancer Hanya Holm.

Focusing on technique, Tresa Randall spent the afternoon working with DSA Advanced Dancers.