Five College Dance Department

New FCDD Production Team

After seeing the incomparable production team of Jean Baxter and Gwen Niven off to retirement and grad school respectively, the FCDD is excited to welcome our brand new production team: Matthew Adelson and Olana Z. Flynn. Matt and Olana can be found in the FCDD Production Office on the 2nd floor of the Green St. Annex at Smith College. Please greet them warmly and make them feel at home!

Hampshire College welcomes Deborah Goffe to the faculty

Deborah Goffe, performer, dance maker, dance educator, video artist and performance curator, will join the Five College Dance Department this coming fall as Assistant Professor of Modern/Contemporary Dance at Hampshire College. Since founding Scapegoat Garden in 2002, the Hartford-based collaborative dance theater company has served as a primary vehicle and creative community through which Deborah has explored the intersection of dance with other media.

Nora Chipaumire Residency at Amherst College

The Amherst College Department of Theater and Dance is excited to announce award-winning Brooklyn/Harare choreographer and performer, Nora Chipaumire in residence.  She will share the results of her week–long workshop for one night only on Feb 4 in the Holden Theater from 5:30 – 6:30 pm.  Open seating, no reservation required.