Faculty

Adjunct Dance Faculty

Rosie Banchero

Rosie Banchero

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Credentials:

Rosie Banchero holds a B.F.A. degree in modern dance from the University of Utah. Rosie has served as guest faculty for American College Dance Festival, and has choreographed and performed professionally for years in Utah. She traveled to Africa twice to study African movement and drumming and has created a new style called “afro-jazz-mod-hop”. She also teaches African dance at The Rose Wagner Community School.

Brian Benington

Brian Benington

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Credentials:

Brian Benington has degrees in dance from Brigham Young University (B.A., ’82; M.A., ’85), and a Master of Fine Arts degree in Choreography and Performance from Arizona State University (’96). In the U.S.A., Brian has been on the faculty of Salt Lake Community College, the University of Idaho, and of New York University; in South Africa he was a faculty member at Stellenbosch University (Capetown), and at the Performing Arts Workshop/P.A.W. (Johannesburg). He has performed in South Africa, New York, Idaho, Arizona, and Utah. During thirteen years in Arizona, Brian performed with: “A. Ludwig Dance Theater,” “Desert Dance Theatre,” “Center Dance Ensemble,” “Elina Mooney and Dancers,” and “Kelly Roth and Dancers.”

Danell Hathaway

Danell Hathaway

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Credentials:

Danell Hathaway received her Associates Degree from Salt Lake Community College, where she was a member of SLCC Dance Company. She received her BFA in Modern Dance from the University of Utah in 2004. She is currently the Artistic Director /Dancer of Movement Forum (aka MoFo) and the director of the Olympus High School Dance Program.

Erica Womack

Erica Womack

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Credentials:

Erica Womack holds her BFA in dance and art history from the University of California, San Diego and her MFA in modern dance from the University of Utah. She has been teaching dance courses and choreographing at SLCC since 2011, and lives with her family in Salt Lake City. She dances and choreographs in independent performances, in Sugar Space and other venues around Salt Lake City.