Faculty Profile

Department Head/Chair of Theatre & Dance

MFA in Dance Performance & Teaching, Purchase College, SUNY
Office: Old CAPA Room 106
Telephone: Ext 5793
Email: garfinkelb@nsula.edu

Biography

Brett Alan Garfinkel is from Long Island, New York. He received his BFA in Dance from Adelphi University and an MFA in Dance Performance & Teaching from Purchase College, SUNY. Brett is a certified GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC® trainer. He has performed with numerous companies in and around NYC. Brett was a member of BODYART Dance Company for 6 years and continues to work with them on productions behind the scenes. He has also performed and toured with Lucinda Childs Dance Company, Vissi Dance Theater, Flexicurve, Hydroflo, Naganuma Dance, Genesis Dance Company and Mary Seidman & Dancers. Brett is an Associate Professor of Dance and the Chair of the Theatre & Dance Department at Northwestern State University. He has worked at NSU since 2012.


Office Hours

Tuesday - Friday 8-10am and by appointment

Course Information

Course Title Location Time
DAN.1000.01N FRESHMAN SEMINAR Natchitoches
A.A. Fredericks Fine Arts Cntr 128
08/16/21-12/17/21
M 08:00 AM-08:50 AM
DAN.2030.01N MODERN II Natchitoches
A.A. Fredericks Fine Arts Cntr 132
08/16/21-12/17/21
MW 12:30 PM-01:45 PM
DAN.2040.01N JAZZ II Natchitoches
A.A. Fredericks Fine Arts Cntr 132
08/16/21-12/17/21
TR 12:30 PM-01:45 PM
DAN.3560.01N DANCE HISTORY & CRITICISM I Natchitoches
A.A. Fredericks Fine Arts Cntr 122
08/16/21-12/17/21
S 10:00 AM-12:30 PM