Jill Patterson


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

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
T/D-117Dance Repertory Practicum222018/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-102Modern Dance I112018/SP, 2017/FA, 2016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, and 2012/SP
T/D-375Modern Dance IV82017/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, and 2014/SP
T/D-235Modern Dance III62018/SP, 2017/SP, and 2015/SP
T/D-109Beginning Jazz Dance62016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2013/FA, and 2012/FA
T/D-105Beginning Modern Dance22012/SP
T/D-277Dance Composition II12017/SP
T/D-114Dance Rep Intensive12017/JN
T/D-104Beginning Ballet12013/SP