Judy Kreith M.A.
Dancer / Teacher / Choreographer

Rhythm in Motion
photo credits: see photo album page

Current Resume

1485 Sierra Dr.
Boulder Colorado, 80302
Home: (907) 687-4071
E-mail: judykdance@gmail.com
Judy Kreith
MA in Dance Education, Stanford University, 1987
BA in Dance, Colorado College, 1983
Received grants from the Alaska State Council on the Arts to study dance and music in The Gambia, West Africa in 1997 and in Havana, Cuba in 2001 and 2007. Since 2001, she has traveled to Cuba numerous times to continue her studies in the rich history of Cuban music and dance.
Alaskan Teaching Experience
Adjunct Professor in Ballroom Dance, UAF Summer Sessions, 2007 to present
Adjunct Professor in Modern, Jazz and Ballroom Dance, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1997 to present
Ballroom Dance Instructor, Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, 2003 to present
Guest Artist, Dance with Drums, Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival (FSAF), 1999 to present
Guest Teacher, Summer Dance Intensive, Northstar Ballet Studio, 2001-2006
Artist in the Schools, Fairbanks Arts Association, Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, 1996 to present
Teacher, Fairbanks Summer Fine Arts Camp, 1998-1999
Collaborative Choreography and Performances
Bamaya, FSAF, with Valerie Naranjo, Caitlyn Hatcher, Michael Henchmen, 2008
DedicaciĆ³n a Cachao, FSAF, with Felix Bambury Webbe, Barry Olsen and the Latin Jazz Ensemble, 2008
Tu-tu Ta-ta, FSAF, with Barry Olsen and the Latin Jazz Ensemble, 2007
Jibo, FSAF, with Valerie Naranjo and Barry Olsen, 2007
Summertime, FSAF, solo performance in collaboration with Jaunelle Celaire, 2007
Fume Fume, FSAF, group performance with Valerie Naranjo, Barry Olsen and Dom Moio, 2006
Quinceañera choreography, 2006
Byzantine Bayou, Northstar Ballet, 2006
Latin Jazz, FSAF, group performance with Barry Olsen and the Latin Jazz Ensemble, 2005
Kpanlogo, FSAF, 2005
Kpatsa, FSAF, 2005
Funky Rodeo, Northstar Ballet, 2005
Cargasian, FSAF, solo performance in collaboration with Greg Hopkins Jazz Quartet, 2004
Samba Reggae, FSAF, 2004
Dreams of Children, Northstar Ballet, 2003
Rumba GuaGuanco, FSAF, performed with Dom Moio, 2000
Say What? Fairbanks Summer Fine Arts Camp, 1998
Mama Says, Dance Omnium, 1998
We Are One, Dance Omnium, 1998
To the Sea, Dance Omnium, 1997
Fever, Dance Omnium, 1997
Through the Eyes of a Refugee, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1996
Community Service
Interior AIDS Association, World AIDS Day, 2007 and 2008
Lifelong Learning Dance Drum and Song, 2006 to present
Volunteer Teacher, West Valley High School Spanish Class, Salsa Dance, 2003 and 2005
Board Member, Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, 2003-2005
Member, Dance Omnium, 1997-1999
Additional information and references available upon request.

Judy Kreith
phone: (907) 687-4071
email: judykdance@gmail.com

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