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Lauren Gaul

Clinical Assistant Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Performing Arts

Location
  • @New York City
Office Hours
New York City

Biography


Lauren Gaul performed as a Radio City Rockette for 10 years at the world famous Radio City Music Hall and also on the National Tour at places such as the Grand Ol' Opry, FOX Theater and more. She performed in numerous shows and industrials such as Nothing Like a Dame, Dance Break, the Astaire Awards, Industrials for Audi and Astra Zeneca. She has performed with Riedel Dance Theater, Journey Dance Co, and Tap Team II & Co, and performed works by Max Stone, Shea Sullivan, Cherice Barton, Anna Sokolow, Daniel Nagrin, and Mark Morris. Most recently she choreographed the Drama League Nominated production of Tennesse William's The Mutilated starring Mink Stole and Penny Arcade (Off B'way). She choreographed industrials for Lady Footlocker, IZOD, Sesame Street, Sesame Workshop starring Brandy, and had her work presented at Jacobs Pillow, Jazz Dance World Congress, Broadway Dance Center, and many more. She was assistant choreographer for the Élan Awards, Chicago (Regional), Torched (Off B'way), Rescue Rue (NYMF), Princess Cruise Lines, Celebrity Cruises Lines, and for Broadway Bares directed by Jerry Mitchell. She received her MFA from the SUNY Purchase Conservatory of Dance and trained on scholarship at Gus Giordano's in Chicago. She is an ABT® Certified Teacher from Primary through level 5. She has been on faculty at Perry Mansfield, Belvoir Terrace, and taught for the Rockette Experience for over 10 years. Her other teaching credits include: OCU, MacComb College, SUNY Purchase, Broadway Dance Center, New Dance Group, Dance Masters of America, Arts Council of PA, and for numerous schools, conventions and competitions. ?????????

Education


MFA , Purchase College SUNY, Conservatory of Dance , Purchase, NY , 2011
Dance Performance and Teaching

BPA , Oklahoma City University , Oklahoma City, OK , 2000
Dance Performance

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES

  • American Ballet Theater , July - ABT (R) National Training Curriculum Certified Teacher
    Certified teacher through the ABT(R) National Training Curriculum Primary to Level 5.

ARTISTIC AND PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITS

The Mutilated
[Dance - Choreograph piece] Tennesse Williams Festival and New Ohio Theater , New York, NY

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
Radio City Rockettes,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment, Radio City Music Hall

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Radio City Rockettes ,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment , Radio City Music Hall

Riedel Dance Theater
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Riedel Dance Theater ,, Purchase, NY

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Radio City Rockettes,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment, Radio City Music Hall

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Radio City Rockettes,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment, Grand Ol' Opry, Nashville TN

Broadway Bares Equity Fights AIDS
[Assistant Choreographer ] Broadway Cares , Roseland Ballroom, NYC

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Radio City Rockettes,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment, The Wang Theater Boston MA

Jacob's Pillow Inside Out Performance Series
[Dance - Choreograph multiple pieces] Becket, MA

Corporate Industrials
[Dance - Choreograph piece] IZOD, Lady Footlocker, Sesame Street, Sesame Workshop, Astra Zeneca,, MJM Entertianment , New York, NY

Corporate Industrials
[Dance - Perform piece] AUDI, Astra Zeneca,, MJM Entertainment , New York, NY

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Radio City Rockettes,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment, FOX Theater Detroit MI

Radio City Christmas Spectacular
[Dance - Perform multiple pieces] Radio City Rockettes,, Madison Square Gardens Entertainment, Grand Ol' Opry, Nashville TN

Torched
[Dance - Perform piece] Henry Street Settlement, NYC

Broadway Dance Center Performance Outlet
[Dance - Choreograph piece] Broadway Dance Center , New York, NY

Jazz Dance World Congress
[Dance - Choreograph multiple pieces] Buffalo, NY

Tap Team II and Company
[Dance - Perform piece] Tap Team II and Company ,, Philadelphia, PA

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Ballet Theater National Training Curriculum , July 2012
    ABT(R) National Training Curriculum certified teacher through primary to Level 5.
  • American Guild of Variety Artists [former Union Representative and Co-Chair of Rockette Negotiation Panel] , September 1 , 2000
    Union for variety artists which covers the Rockettes.
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