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Katherine Horrigan

Adjunct Faculty

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  • de Laski Performing Arts Bldg, A300
    4400 University Drive, MS 3D4
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Biography

Katherine Horrigan has performed with numerous dance companies including Tania Perez-Salas Compañía de Danza, Elisa Monte Dance, Ailey II, Nathan Trice/Rituals, The Francesca Harper Project, and seasons with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal.  She has worked with acclaimed artists such as Alonzo King, Robert Battle, Jessica Lang, and Rodrigo Pederneiras of Grupo Corpo while as a guest artist worked for extended periods in Japan, Venezuela, and Canada.  While based in Mexico for four years, Katherine performed, toured, taught, choreographed, and developed a pre-professional dance intensive program.

Katherine is a guest artist for professional companies, festivals, and universities in the States and Mexico where she teaches company classes, master classes, workshops, and auditions.  She is an annual guest teacher for Piel Morena Contemporary Dance Company's summer intensive in Chicago and has been a part of George Mason University School of Dance's first summer intensive program. 

Katherine currently is the Assistant Director at Adagio Ballet, a dance school in Arlington, VA where she previously taught for the past two years.  She is also working on developing a contemporary dance project called Company Danzante.

Katherine holds her BFA in Dance from Fordham University/The Ailey School and is currently working towards her masters in Arts Management from George Mason University.  

Degrees

BFA, Dance, Fordham University/The Ailey School

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Appointment: Adjunct

Faculty Rank: Instructor

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