Ann E Murphy

Associate Professor of Dance
Dance and Theater Studies Department Head, Mary S. Metz Chair for Excellence in Teaching
Richards 107

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

Curriculum Vitae

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At Mills Since 2007

Education

  • BA, University of California, Berkeley
  • MFA, University of California, Riverside

Spring 2019 Schedule

Day Time Course Title Room
W4:00 pm-6:30 pmThesis: Research ProjectRICH 106
T4:00 pm-6:30 pmCritical ActsRICH 106
R4:00 pm-6:30 pmDance TheaterRICH 106

Courses Taught

  • DNC 015: Jazz
  • DNC 115: Jazz
  • DNC 165: Modern to Contemporary Performance: History, Theory, and Practice
  • DNC 176: Dance Cultures
  • DNC 180: ST: Queer Performance Lab
  • DNC 180A: ST: Intro to Dance Movement
  • DNC 180AS: Embodied Mindfulness
  • DNC 198: Dance Theater in Traditional and Contemporary Performance
  • DNC 250A: Thesis: Research Project
  • DNC 250B: Thesis: Writing
  • DNC 265: Modern to Contemporary Performance: History, Theory, and Practice
  • DNC 288: Critical Acts
  • DNC 298: Dance Theater in Traditional and Contemporary Performance