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Dance Program
Bryn Mawr College
101 N. Merion Ave.
(610) 526 - 5601

Linda Caruso Haviland, Director
Madeline Cantor, Associate Director



Waldean at Jacob's Pillow
Waldean Nelson on stage at Jacob's Pillow, '06.

Images of several of our students who have received SUMMER DANCE STUDY GRANTS or SUMMER INTERNSHIP support for continuing technique study or dance-related projects.

SUMMER 2016 grants were awarded to Emma Cohen and Joy Angelica Chan for summer study in Philadelphia.
Emma and Joy

grants were awarded to:
Emma Cohen to continue weekly classes at Lou Conte Dance Studio in Chicago (home of Hubbard Street Dance):
Emma Cohen

SUMMER 2014 grants were awarded to
Aurora Jensen to participate in the two week BalletX summer intensive in Philadelphia:
Aurora Jensen in rehearsal
Emma Cohen to participate in Complexions Contemporary Ballet summer intensive in NYC:
Emma Cohen with Complexions shirt
Amancay Candal Tribe who worked with Hilary Pierce (recipient of a BMC Summer Arts Internship) to create an evening of work for performance in the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Fall, 2014:
HilaryPierce and Amancay CandalTribe
Hilary                         Amancay

grants were awarded to

Dana Nichols for study at the Alvin Ailey Summer Intensive

Dana Nichols, student

and 2013 recipient, Aurora Jensen at the Ballet X Summer Intensive performance, Wilma Theatre, Philadelphia.
aurora jensen

SUMMER 2012 grants were awarded to:

Chris Flores in support of his Chris Flores Moscow
attendance at the Joffrey Summer Programin New York and with the Bolshoi in Moscow.

Chris Flores moscow                                                                              and..                                    
 Aurora Jensen  2012 reicpient (HC) for summer study at Alonzo King/Lines in San Francisco.

Aurora Jensen  alonzo King/Lines summer program

Dana Nichols, a Haverford student, was another Summer 2011 recipient. She attended the Alvin Ailey Summer Intensive in NYC.dana nichols at ailey intensive




Laban Institute London


Antonia Brown, one of our Summer 2010 recipients, attended the summer Laban Dynamic Body Intensive in London.


Antonia Brown summer 2010 recipient

Chris Flores 2010 recipientChris Flores, Summer 2010 recipient, flies through the air as he takes class at Boulder Jazz Dance Workshop at the University of Colorado in boulder.







Crystal Fraser at the Parson's Summer Intensive, NYC '09

Crystal at Parsons summer intensive

Crystal at Parsons summer intensive



Waldean at Parson's summer Intensive

Waldean Nelson at the
Parson's Summer Intensive, '08  

                                            Amanda Preston
at the Hip-hop                                                       Conservatory in NYC, '08

Amanda at Hip hop institute










Ellen at ABT

Ellen Gaintner at American Ballet Theater Summer Intensive, NYC, '07






Adaobi Kanu and Bill T. Jones,
Bill T. Jones Summer Intensive, 07
Adaobi and Bill T








Marcelina at Pro Danza italia SUMMER 2006

Marcelina Chavirez at ProDanza Italia, Tuscany, '06






Adaobi at Axis Physically Integrated workshopAdaobi Kanu at the Axis Dance Company Physically Integrated Summer Intensive, Oakland, California, ‘06