Assistant Professor, Dance
Rebecca Salzer is a dancemaker whose work transcends disciplinary labels. Her varied collaborative projects and her work for Rebecca Salzer Dance Theater have been supported by the California Arts Council, the Berkeley Arts Council, Theatre Bay Area, and various private and corporate donors. Ms. Salzer’s recent work for the stage has been seen at Links Hall Chicago, Highways Performance Space and Gallery in Los Angeles and at The La Jolla Playhouse. Her films and videos have been programmed in national and international film festivals and on PBS-affiliate stations nationwide. Ms. Salzer is a Jacob K. Javits Fellow. She holds a B.A. in Humanities from Yale University and an M.F.A. in Dance Theatre from the University of California, San Diego. From 2011-14 Ms. Salzer was Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance at Lawrence University in Appleton, WI. She is thrilled to join the Theatre and Dance faculty this year.