November 28, 2012 No Comments Scottsdale Community College Dance Uncategorized

Title: Master Class: Leandro Damasco
Location: Scottsdale Community College, 9000 E Chaparral Rd, Scottsdale
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Description: Leandro Damasco Master Classes
Bio and Information:

Leandro Glory Damasco Jr. started his professional career with Nicholas Leichter at the Joyce Theater in New York City. He has performed Leichter’s Killa solo at Sacramento State and Marin Academy, where he was commissioned to teach and perform as a guest artist. Leandro served an apprenticeship with Joe Goode Performance Group during the premiere of Traveling Light in San Francisco. He has also extensively performed the reworking of Randee Pauvfe’s Misgivings at Sacramento State, Arizona State, and San Francisco State. Leandro has worked intensively with Diavolo Dance Theatre, learning the repertoire of Trajectoire, earning the nickname “Engine.” Leandro also had the privilege to attend the 2010 American Dance Festival in Durham, North Carolina on scholarship, where he was selected by Richard Seigel and Elizabeth Corbett to be part of the William Forsythe Project. In addition, Leandro had the upmost honor to be chosen by Jean Freebury to perform Merce Cunningham’s Inlets 2 at Duke University’s Reynolds Theater. Recently, Leandro graduated from Sacramento State with a BA in dance, where he worked closely with Lorelei Bayne, Melissa Wynn, Lisa Ross, Nolan T’sani, and Deborah Froh Miller. Leandro was awarded Most Outstanding Student in the Department Theatre and Dance and his choreographic work Epoch has been highly bestowed. He now teaches locally and at CSU Sacramento as adjunct faculty and had the privilege to teach at the 2011 ACDFA in Long Beach. Leandro continues to train; having the honor to work intensively with Project Bandaloop and Axis Dance Company in Oakland, Ca. Currently, Leandro maintains a professional career as a sought after soloist while working for Paufve Dance, Lorelei Bayne Projects, and Red Bucket Dance Theatre.

December 10th-14th

Scottsdale Community College
Room: PE – 135
9000 E Chaparral Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256

Angela Rosenkrans
Start Date: 2012-12-10
Start Time: 10:00am
End Date: 2012-12-14
End Time: 12:00pm