Jerel Hilding

Associate Professor of Dance
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(BA, University of New Orleans) Professor Hilding teaches all levels of ballet, pointe, pas de deux and music for dancers. In addition to choreographing and assisting with the direction of the University Dance Company, Hilding has collaborated with the Kansas University Symphony Orchestra, the KU Opera and KU's Department of Theatre & Film on musicals, opera and dance concerts. Before coming to KU, he was a principal dancer with the Joffrey Ballet for 15 years, Hilding performed in works by many of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, including Balanchine, Arpino, Robbins, Ashton, Cranko, Jooss, Massine, and Tharp.

 

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