Before coming to Carthage in 2009, Stacy Pottinger was a faculty member at Ball State University and co-directed Riverbend Dance Arts, a nonprofit dance school in Hastings, Minn. Her work includes a variety of interdisciplinary projects and collaborations with composers, musicians, video animators and teaching professionals of varying subjects.
She earned a B.F.A. in dance performance from Southern Methodist University, an M.A. in dance education from State University of New York College at Brockport, and an M.F.A. in dance from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Ms. Pottinger has performed professionally since 1996, working with many independent dance artists and companies in Minnesota, New York, Wisconsin and beyond. Her choreography has been presented in venues around the country. She continues to pursue opportunities to develop as a dance artist and draws inspiration from such experiences to share with her students. Read more.
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