Keith Thompson

Adjunct Artist

Keith Thompson and Tamara Pullman in The Matter of Origins. Photo by Jaclyn Borowski

Keith Thompson and Tamara Pullman in The Matter of Origins. Photo by Jaclyn Borowski

Keith A. Thompson, choreographer, teacher, dancer, completed his MFA Research Fellowship in Dance from Bennington College in 2003, danced internationally for the Trisha Brown Dance Company from 1992-2001, served as Trisha’s Rehearsal Assistant from 1998-2001, has performed with the Bebe Miller Company and currently performs and is rehearsal director for Liz Lerman and is an Associate Artist with Dance Exchange; he has taught master classes and workshops in Contemporary Technique, choreography and partnering globally including master company teacher for Sasha Waltz & Dancers (Berlin), TsEKh Summer Dance School Moscow Russia, the International Dance Festival (Kyoto, Sapporo, Tokyo Japan), Tanzwerkstatt Europa Festival (Munich), Berlin, Paris, Montpellier France and the Korea Dance Festival (Seoul, Korea); Keith has been faculty at the Florida Dance Festival, American Dance Festival, has served on several university faculties, served on artistic panels such as DTW’s Fresh Tracks and adjudicator for American College Dance Festival Association, since ’05; he has his own company, ‘danceTactics performance group’, his choreography has been featured at Harvard University, University of Maryland College Park, the American Dance Festival Faculty Concert, Montpellier International Dance Festival, Dance Theater Workshop Guest Artist Series 2006 (New York, NY); Dance Boom Festival at the Wilma Theater in Philadelphia, Dixon Place NYC, ICOM at DNA, American Dance Guild Festival, the 15th Anniversary Dancenow New York Festival and the 2011 Annual Aging in America Conference. Keith currently is on faculty of Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University.