Jill Patterson

Faculty

Visiting Assistant Professor in Theatre and Dance

Jill received her MFA in Modern Dance from the University of Utah in 2004.  That same year she was named the Dance Magazine/ACDFA Outstanding Student Performer for her work in Natosha Washington's House of Timothy, for her performance at the Kennedy Center.  Jill danced professionally with Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, touring nationally, and internationally with Nikolais Dance Theatre.  She has also danced with RawMoves Dance, Repertory Dance Theater, and locally with Megan Flood and Christopher Watson Dance Company.  Jill has taught previously  at the University of Utah, in K-12 schools throughout the US, and in secondary programs in Burnsville Apple Valley and Bloomington, MN.  


Courses Taught

T/D-102 (Modern Dance I), T/D-117 (Dance Repertory Practicum), T/D-270 (Intermediate Studies in Performance: Creative Research), T/D-305 (Movement Foundations), and T/D-398 (T/D Honors Project)

Past
Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
T/D-117 Dance Repertory Practicum 22 2018/SP, 2017/FA, 2017/SP, 2016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/FA, 2015/SP, 2014/FA, 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, and 2012/FA
T/D-102 Modern Dance I 11 2018/SP, 2017/FA, 2016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, and 2012/SP
T/D-375 Modern Dance IV 8 2017/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, and 2014/SP
T/D-235 Modern Dance III 6 2018/SP, 2017/SP, and 2015/SP
T/D-109 Beginning Jazz Dance 6 2016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2013/FA, and 2012/FA
T/D-105 Beginning Modern Dance 2 2012/SP
T/D-277 Dance Composition II 1 2017/SP
T/D-114 Dance Rep Intensive 1 2017/JN
T/D-104 Beginning Ballet 1 2013/SP