The Big 5-OH

This year, The Ohio State University Department of Dance is celebrating its 50th anniversary! In honor of this milestone, five faculty members have created new works for performances in the Barnett Theatre and the ACCAD Motion Lab. The show is called The Big 5-OH, and I couldn’t be more excited! Although I won’t be taking…

Do Your Part

Do your part. No one else can. With this month comes National Suicide Prevention Week. It means the world that I’ve been able to do my part by designing merchandise in support of The Trevor Project—an organization that works to prevent suicide among LGBTQ+ youth. I can’t wait to see my family and friends wear…

Jacob’s Pillow: Month One & Done!

It’s hard to put into words how much has happened since my arrival at Jacob’s Pillow. To keep things simple, let’s start from the top… shall we? (If you’re totally lost, check out my post about what brought me to the Pillow this summer here). After spending a weekend in Boston with my parents, they…

Timothy Scott Allan Award

This past Spring, I received the Timothy Scott Allan Award for Modern Dance. It is with great enthusiasm that I’d like to thank Leann and Michael Allan for supporting the Department in such a way that has allowed me to benefit from their generosity. I am so grateful! To say that I am amazed by the…

Be the Street

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to serve as the videographer for an event titled Be the Street. Along the way, I met incredibly talented people, made meaningful conversation, and drank cups on cups on cups of freshly brewed coffee (shoutout to Tim from Third Way Café for the joe – if you haven’t been, I…