NATALIE JEAN DESCH portrait
  • Assistant Professor, School Of Dance
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Creative Research

  • Creative research: adaptation/reconstruction. Suite from "A Choreographic Offering" original choreography by José Limón. Brigham Young University/Theater Ballet Company, Provo, UT. Adaptation, in progress 12/01/2020.
  • Creative research: "Particles, Echoes, and Light", original choreography for Performing Dance Company, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Choreography, completed 10/29/2020.
  • Creative research: original choreography in dance for camera format. "Blue Angel" created as part of Utah Ballet Summer Intensive Creative Course, Salt Lake City, UT. Choreography, completed 07/16/2020.
  • Creative research: adaptation/reconstruction. "To and From––Next to Me" original choreography by Daniel Charon. Limón Dance Company Summer Intensive, New York, NY. Adaptation, completed 06/05/2020.
  • Creative research: original choreography. "Tangle and Edges" Creative Arts Academy Dance Ensemble, Bountiful, UT. Choreography, completed 08/08/2019.
  • Creative research: original choreography. "The Teeming" Creative Arts Academy Dance Ensemble, Bountiful, UT Choreography, completed 08/08/2019.
  • Creative research: original choreography. "The Veracious" (for Utah Shakespeare Festival – themes on "Taming of the Shrew"), American Fork High School Dance Company, American Fork, UT. Choreography, completed 07/25/2019.
  • Creative research: adaptation/reconstruction. "Fumée" from "Tomorrow" original choreography by Doug Varone. Performer, Lehua Estrada, MFA candidate (University of Wisconsin). Adaptation, completed 06/10/2019.
  • Creative research: original choreography. "Coruscate" Utah Valley University Senior Capstone Ensemble Choreography, Noorda Performing Arts Center, Orem, UT Choreography, completed 04/20/2019.
  • Creative research: adaptation/reconstruction. "Moby Dick" original choreography for the opera by Daniel Charon. Chicago Opera Theater, Harris Theater, Chicago, IL. Adaptation, completed 04/2019.
  • Creative research: adaptation/reconstruction. "Moby Dick" original choreography for the opera by Daniel Charon. Opera San José, California Theater, San José, CA. Adaptation, completed 02/2019.
  • Creative research: original choreography. "Chance Has Spoken" collaboration of live music and original dance. NOVA Chamber Music Series, Kingsbury Hall, Salt Lake City, UT Choreography, completed 01/20/2019.