New Director of the DEL Institute, Ann Biddle

New Director of the DEL Institute, Ann Biddle Ann Biddle, Director, Dance Education Laboratory (DEL) at Jacob’s Pillow and Founding Faculty of DEL 92Y has greatly contributed to the growth and development of DEL for its nearly 30 years of …
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Invest in Arts Education

Invest in Arts Education If you’re a Daily News reader, you may have seen this in Thursday morning’s edition—an opinion piece, co-authored by DEL Founder Jody Gottfried Arnhold, Misty Copeland, Wynton Marsalis, and Russell Granet.     In it, we …
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DEL FUNdamentals: From The Facilitators

DEL Founder Jody Gottfried Arnhold sat down with Founding Faculty Ann Biddle to discuss their initial desire to create the DEL Essentials course, and how this training has evolved in the virtual space, now called DEL FUNdamentals. ⇨  DEL FUNdamentals …
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Q & A with 4 Experts in the Dance and Autism Field

We sat down with our four DEL Facilitators of our upcoming course Dance with Children and Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum: Therapeutic and Educational Approaches (Catherine Gallant, MFA, Dr. Diane Duggan, PhD, BC-DMT, Tina Erfer, MS, BC-DMT, NCC, LCAT, Dr. …
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Hamilton Inspired DEL Fundamentals Reflection

Hamilton Inspired DEL Fundamentals Reflection by Josette D’Ambrosi Slivinski On day one The course had begun Traveling into the world of Rudolf Laban Learning notation, a language of dance How to make movement juicy when given the chance Focusing on …
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Dance Educators: Your job is so important!

Dance Educators: Your job is so important! by Lauren Alifano The DEL Fundamentals course included so many helpful tools and resources, and as a newer teacher, I found this class to be extremely beneficial. Although the class is only three …
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