Kelly Doremus Stuart is a professional modern dancer and choreographer. She earned her BS in dance with a concentration in dance therapy from Skidmore College in upstate New York. As a member of Hayles and Company Dance she taught and performed throughout the state in AIE, Rural Arts, and Touring programs. Kelly currently serves on the faculty of New England College and Colby Sawyer College as instructor and choreographer and choreographs for Petit Papillon Children's Dance Theatre of New Hampshire. She has extensive experience working with special needs individuals through her five-year association with Very Special Arts New Hampshire.
School Residency Activities: Kelly uses basic dance concepts to encourage movement exploration and the development of personal movement expression. Depending on the length of the residency and age of the students, student choreography is also encouraged. A culminating dance production can be handled as a school assembly or a public evening performance.
For grades: All.
Geographic Area Served: Kelly prefers to work within 60 miles of Concord but will consider other sites with travel and per diem consideration.
Teacher and Adult/Child Workshops: To be designed by artist and school.