Jennifer Whitcomb earned her B.F.A. in Dance and Education from Sarah Lawrence College in 1981. She attended the Effort/Shape Certification Program at the Laban Institute of Movement Studies during her junior year of college. Upon graduating she returned to Boston where she performed with Boston Dance Collective and the Massachusetts Dance Ensemble, and taught dance and creative movement in public schools. In 1987 she moved to Western Massachusetts and received her State Dance Teacher Certification from the University of Massachusetts. She founded Deerfield’s dance program in 1989 and she has directed it for the past twenty three years. In 2010 she became the Chair of the Visual and Performing Arts Department. Ms. Whitcomb is also a certified Purusha Pilates/yoga instructor.
Open Dress Rehearsal for the Dance Portion of the Band and Dance Showcase
There’ll be a dress rehearsal for the dance portion of the Spring Weekend Band and Dance Showcase tomorrow night...
Spring Dance Concert
The Spring Dance Concert goes up on Thursday and Friday nights, April 24th and 25th at 7:00 PM in...
Co-Curricular Dance Meeting
There will be a brief informational meeting for students who plan to participate in the co-curricular dance program this...