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Margaret Phillips

email: Margaret.Phillips@student.csulb.edu
Office Phone: 562.985.4747
Office: DC-F108

 

Maggie Phillips is a recent graduate of the M.F.A. Dance program at CSULB.  Additionally, she holds a B.F.A. in Dance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a comprehensive Pilates certification through BASI Pilates.  Maggie has had the pleasure of working with inspirational ballet, modern, and jazz faculty and choreographers, including Jan Erkert, Keith Johnson, Lisa and Lorin Johnson, Regina Klenjoski, Linda Lehovec, Jon Lehrer, Alexa Melonopoulos, Rebecca Nettl-Fiol, John Pennington, and Jenny Stevens.  Her professional performance experience includes dancing for Common Thread Contemporary Dance Company in its inaugural season in St. Louis, Missouri, producing and performing in local Long Beach events with the CSULB Graduate Dance Artists, and performing for graduate and faculty works at CSULB and University of Illinois.  Maggie has a strong interest in dance education at the secondary and post-secondary levels:  she is currently finishing her Single Subject teaching credential in Physical Education to teach Dance in local public high schools.  She is excited to be back at the Department of Dance teaching Beginning Jazz this fall!