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Tracey Bonner

Tracey Bonner
Tracey Bonner is BFA Dance Coordinator and Associate Professor of Dance at NKU SOTA. She has performed nationwide including touring companies of A Chorus Line, Show Boat, and West Side Story; regional theatres including Stages St Louis, Barter Theatre, The Human Race Theatre, The Pirate Playhouse, and City Center in New York City. Her artistic creations have garnered regional and national awards in both theatrical and dance venues including the American College Dance Association, Ostrander Awards, and the Kentucky Arts Council.
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Jenny Fitzpatrick

Jenny Fitzpatrick
Performer, choreographer, director, writer, producer and costume designer Jenny Fitzpatrick is the Founder and Artistic Director of Blackbird Dance Theatre in Lexington, Kentucky. She has also worked as a dance professional, taught at the Burbank School of Ballet and choreographed/directed for the National Enrichment Teacher’s Association. Jenny was on the panel for ECS last year and a guest choreographer in the NKU SOTA Dance '20 concert. Jenny has a background not only with movement but with storytelling and specifically the collaboration of movement and storytelling.
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Jeaunita Olowe

Jeaunita Olowe
A native of Cincinnati, Jeaunita Olowe has been a dancer and an athlete since age 5 and a professional dancer, choreographer, teaching artist and athlete for the past 30 years in African, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Ballroom, Latin dances and Zumba®. She's performed, taught and toured throughout US, Canada, Africa, Asia since 1994 and performed for the US/NATO military in Europe and Mediterranean. Jeaunita was one of the 7 talented artists that traveled to perform in Europe during 2003- 2005 visiting Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Belgium and England for the United States and United Nations Armed Forces military families.
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Brian Robertson

Brian Robertson
Coming to Cincinnati from Los Angeles, Brian Robertson has spent the past 30 years working in film and television in the area of cinematography, as well as working as a director, fight choreographer, and stage manager in Theatre and Opera. He received his MFA in Directing from CCM. Brian teaches in the NKU Theatre and Dance Program as well as functioning as a guest director and instructor at CCM. He has worked for Opera Southwest, Greenbrier Valley Theatre, The Know Theatre, Cincinnati Opera, Sarasota Opera, Bay View Music Festival, Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati, Pones Inc. Laboratory of Movement, Oberlin Conservatory of Music Vocal Academy, University of Kentucky, Opera North, and Des Moines Metro Opera, among others.
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Andrea Tutt

Andrea Tutt
Andrea Tutt, a graduate of one of Canada’s leading Theatre Conservatory, has been performing professionally and teaching theatre and dance for over 15 years. She has taught acting, dance and movement studies in many established training facilities including Ontario Ballet School in Toronto Canada, Toi Whakaari – New Zealand’s National Drama School, New Zealand School of Dance, University of Minnesota’s BFA/Guthrie Theatre Acting program and most recently in the theatre/music theatre departments at Xavier, NKU, Miami and CCM at UC.
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Teresa VanDenend Sorge

Teresa VanDenend Sorge
Teresa VanDenend Sorge, EdM is the developer and Founding Director of Koresh Kids Dance, which serves nearly 500 Philadelphia public school children each week. Her most recent dance works include artistic collaborations with text, props, sculpture, and a creative project entitled Sailing Home developed while on a 13-month sailing trip. Her work has been shown at multiple showcases including the National Guild for Community Arts Education, ACDA conference, Jubilee Conference, and Teaching Artist Symposium. Teresa holds a BA in Dance Education and Dance Performance/Choreography from Hope College in Holland, Michigan and a Masters of Education in Dance degree from Temple University. She is very excited to have joined the dance faculty at NKU teaching modern dance and mentoring students in ECS.
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