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Eleanor Goudie-Averill





    • B.F.A.: Dance, University of Kansas
      M.F.A.: Dance Performance, University of Iowa

      Since 2007, Eleanor has co-directed the Stone Depot Dance Lab, a collaborative team of performing, visual, and sound artists whose mission is to create honest and experiential dances. Her choreography has been shown in NYC at Dance New Amsterdam’s RAW Material, White Wave’s DUMBO and Cool NY Festivals, and Triskelion Arts; in Philadelphia at The A.W.A.R.D. Show! 2011, Group Motion’s Spiel Uhr, CHI Movement Arts Center’s INhale Series, Norristown Dance Festival, and Philly Fringe 2010-11; and throughout the Midwest in Iowa, Missouri and Kansas.

      Currently, Eleanor dances for MacArthur Dance Project and Group Motion Dance Company and has performed with many other choreographers and companies such as Movement Brigade, SCRAP Performance Goup, Kayle & Company and Daara Dance.   She began her training at Ballet Midwest in Topeka, Kansas, and was Visiting Professor of Ballet at Bucknell University and Artistic Director of the UI Youth Ballet.