Lynne Larson

Education Director / Artistic Associate

About

Lynne Larson received a BFA in Dance from Western Michigan University and a MFA in Dance from University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.  She danced professionally with Martita Goshen’s Earthworks, Repertory Dance Theatre, SBDance and Koester & Dancers.  In 2007, she was named Education Director for Repertory Dance Theatre, and in 2014, Artistic Associate as well.  She coordinates all arts-in-education activities for RDT, directs RDT’s annual Summerdance and Winterdance Workshops, High School and Young Dancer Summer Workshops, rehearsal directs numerous pieces in the RDT repertory and assists in artistic long range planning for the company.  Lynne is an accomplished teacher of students K-professional in creative movement and modern dance.  She has been a presenter for the last four years at Utah State Board of Education’s Secondary and Elementary Annual Physical Education Conferences.  Lynne is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Utah in the School of Dance for the Teaching Methods/Pedagogy Elementary Education Classes.

Media & Awards:

2019
Dance Educator of the Year Award - Utah Dance Education Association

Contact:

lynne@rdtutah.org