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Dance
Faculty & Staff
Ann Murphy Ann Murphy
Associate Professor of Dance

At Mills since 2007

Office: Richards Lodge 107
Phone: 510.430.3301
Email: amurphy@mills.edu
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Faculty Office Hours
Days Time Room
By appointment RL 107

Fall 2016 Schedule
Days Time Description Room
W 04:00PM-06:30PM DNC 250B
Thesis: Writing
RICH 106
TH 04:00PM-06:30PM DNC 165/265
Performance History and Theory
RICH 106


Education
  • MFA, Creative Non-Fiction, University of California, Riverside, 2011
  • BA, Women’s Studies, Minor in English Literature, University of California, Berkeley, 1979. Highest Honors in Major, Distinction in General Scholarship
Courses Taught
  • DNC 001/101: Elementary Ballet
  • DNC 165/265: Modern to Contemporary Performance: History, Theory, and Practice
  • DNC 176: Dance Cultures
  • DNC 250A: Thesis Research
  • DNC 250B: Thesis: Writing
  • DNC 250C: Thesis: Concert
  • DNC 284: Choreographic Construction Project
  • DNC 288: Critical Acts
  • DNC 298: Dance Theatre in Traditional and Contemporary Performing Arts
  • COLL 060FF: From the Page to the Stage: Women and Dance Stories
Professional Interests

The role of the American West in the rise of 20th century dance; the screendance partnership of Bill Robinson and Shirley Temple; Africanist influences in the dance of Molissa Fenley; dance criticism; dance at the margins; contemporary ballet

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Awards

Events

Repertory Dance Company Concert

Contact Information

P: 510.430.2175
F: 510.430.3272
E: dance@mills.edu

Last Updated: 10/31/16