Taryn Kaschock Russell

Directorships

 

The Harkness Dance Center, 92Y - Director, September 2019 - current

The Juilliard School, Dance Division - Associate Director, 2018- 2019

                                                                  Acting Artistic Director, 2017- 2018 

                                                                  Associate Director, 2016- 2017

Hubbard Street 2 - Director, 2008 - 2013

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - Rehearsal Director, 2007 - 2008

Contact information
Teaching experience 

Universities

 

Faculty Positions:

The Juilliard School, Dance Division

 

Faculty - fall 2014 to spring 2019

 

SUNY Purchase, Conservatory of Dance

 

Lecturer - fall 2014 to spring 2017

Residencies:

 

University of California, Irvine - summer 2012;  University of North Carolina School of the Arts - spring 2012;  University of Iowa - fall 2011

 

Master classes:

 

University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, fall 2012;  Adelphi University, spring 2012;  Pepperdine University, spring 2011;  College of Dupage, fall 2010; University of Alabama at Birmingham, fall 2009; University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire, spring 2009; Colorado College, winter 2009; Truman State University, winter 2009; College of William and Mary, fall 2008

 

Companies, Schools and Organizations

 

2019

Abraham in Motion - guest teacher

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Ballet BC - guest teacher

Ballet Hispanico - faculty for ChoreoLab intensive

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - guest teacher

Kennedy Center Dance Lab (curated by Hope Boykin) - guest teacher

NYO-USA / Carnegie Hall - guest movement faculty

SongStudio / Carnegie Hall (curated by Renee Fleming) - guest movement faculty

2018

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Ballet Hispanico - company teacher

Juntos Collective - guest teacher

NYSSA  - guest teacher, ballet intensive

MOVE(NYC) - guest teacher, guest speaker 

2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Ballet BC - guest teacher

Ballet Hispanico - faculty for ChoreoLab intensive

New Orleans Ballet Association - guest artist

2016

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Ballet BC - guest teacher

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - guest teacher

Jessica Lang Dance - guest teacher

New Orleans Ballet Association - guest artist

NYSSA  - summer faculty, ballet intensive

 

2015

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - guest teacher

 

2014

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Ballet Hispanico - company teacher and coach

Gibney Dance Center - Open Professional Ballet Class

Hubbard Street 2 - guest teacher

Regional Dance America/Northeast Festival -  faculty

The Joffrey Concert Group - guest teacher and coach

The Julliard School - staged Never Was - choreography: Alejandro Cerrudo  *for Senior Showcase

The Playground - guest teacher / April sessions

 

2013

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - company teacher

Ballet Hispanico - company teacher

Complexions Contemporary Ballet - staged Never Was - choreography: Alejandro Cerrudo

Hubbard Street 2 - guest teacher

The Joffrey Concert Group - guest teacher

Pennsylvania Regional Ballet - summer intensive faculty

The Trey McIntyre Company - guest teacher


2012

Ballet Met - guest teacher

Aspen Sante-Fe Ballet - guest teacher

Columbus Dance Theater - guest teacher

 

2010

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company - guest teacher

 

2009- 2012

Hubbard Street Summer Intensives - faculty

 

2007 - 2013

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - company teacher

Lou Conte Dance School -  faculty

 

2007

Thodos Dance Chicago - guest teacher

Danceworks Chicago - guest teacher

 

2010 - present

2010 - present

Choreography and Installations

March 2019

After Again - SUNY Purchase Senior Project Solo

April 2015

Psalm and Concertos - Purchase Dance Company, SUNY Purchase Spring Concert

 

March 2015

I Choose - SUNY Purchase Senior Project Solo

 

Octoboer 2014

Psalm and Concertos - Purchase Dance Company, SUNY Purchase Fall Concert  

 

February 2014

yet to be - Ailey/Fordham BFA Senior Solo

 

November 2013

pulse suspended - Ailey/Fordham BFA fall concert 

 

February 2013

Fracture - Hubbard Street 2, in collaboration with The Wheaton College Symphony Orchestra

 

October 2012

INSTALLATION:

"Elements of the Image" Hubbard Street 2, site specific creation danced within the Steve McQueen exhibit in Regenstein Hall in the Art Institure of Chicago

 

September 2012

INSTALLATION:

"Dance as a Learning Platform" Hubbard Street 2, site specific creation as part of a year long collaboration with 1871 technology center

 

May 2012

Not Yet One - Columbus Dance Theater 

 

April 2012

distance - solo created for SUNY Purchase Senior showcase 

 

March 2012

INSTALLATION:

"Capturing the Sublime" Hubbard Street 2, site specific creation performed along side members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Center as part of a collaboration with both the Art Institute of Chicago and the CSO. 

 

January 2012

Facets of the Same - Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, premiered at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago as part of the Danc(e)volve Series

 

June 2010

INSTALLATION:

"Silver Clouds" - Hubbard Street 2, site specific creation performed within the Andy Warhol Silver Cloud exhibit, accompanied by a live cellist, in collaboration with The Illinios Institute of Technology 

Performing experience

 

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago 2002-2007

Significant repertoire:

 

Sechs Tanz/Jiri Kylian; No More Play/Jiri Kylian; Petite Mort/Jiri Kylian; Enemy in the Figure/William Forsythe; Tabula Rasa/Ohad Naharin; Minus 16/Ohad Naharin; Jardi Tancat/Nacho Duato; Gnawa/Nacho Duato; Love Stories/Lar Lubovitch; Cryptoglph/Lar Lubovitch; Full Grown Man/Trey McIntyre; Bardo/Toru Shimazaki; Lickety Split/Alejandro Cerrudo; Lady Lost Found/Danny Ezralow; SF/LB/Danny Ezralow; Group Therapy/Harrison McEldowney; Atelier/ Lucas Crandall; Uniformity/Jim Vincent

 

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre 1997

Guest artist:

 

Don Quixote (the role of Cupid)/Terrence Orr; Ballet Imperial/George Balanchine; Rubies/George Balanchine

 

The Joffrey Ballet 1995 - 2002

Significant roles:

Appalachian Spring (the Bride)/Martha Graham; Rodeo (the Cowgirl)/Agnes de Mille; Taming of the Shrew (Kate)/John Cranko; Square Dance (female principal)/George Balanchine; Caught (solo)/David Parsons; Le sacre du printemps (the Chosen One)/Vaslav Nijinsky; Tensile Involvement (principal role)/ Alwin Nicholas; The Green Table/Kurt Jooss; Lilac Garden/Antony Tudor; La Vivandiere/Arthur St. Leon; Cante/Alonzo King; A Trifling/Randy Duncan; Light Rain, Suite Saint-Saens, Reflections, Viva Vivaldi, Kettentanz,Trinity/Gerald Arpino Repertoire