Bonnie (Green) Mahan

Bonnie (Green) Mahan



Work History

Work History
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Creative Movement Instructor

Monroe County YMCA
  • Head counselor at the YMCA summer day camp
  • Responsible for creating dance curriculums for children aged 3-4 and 5-6
  • Created a theatre-movement curriculum for children aged 9-12
  • Taught Laban/Bartenieff Movement Fundamentals (body, effort, space and shape) in a child-friendly manner
  • Focused on creative movement as an avenue for developing fine and gross motor skills
Mar 2007 - May 2008

Academic Tutor

Indiana University Athletics
  • Tutored undergraduate college students in Structural Kinesiology, Motor Learning and Principals of Athletic Training
  • Led small group study sessions
  • Assisted students in completing assignments and grasping major concepts of the course
Aug 2007 - Feb 2008

Performer and Publicity Coordinator

The Body Politic: dance performances in sites that shape our lives
  • Hired to collaborate with dancers, musicians and visual artists to create site-specific pieces which were performed in multiple locations
  • ¬†Researched the history of the spaces and reported my findings to the dancers and directors
  • Coordinated publicity via press releases and personal announcements around the community
  • Worked with a designer to create a website and visual image for the project
  • Rehearsed, choreography and created structured improvisation with a company of dancers
  • Performed under the direction of season artists Laura Poole and Selene Carter
Jun 2006 - Aug 2006

Creative Arts Intern

Grace Community Church
  • Assisted in administrative tasks in the music and drama office
  • Researched and reviewed scripts for upcoming performances
  • Developed the dance ministry by implementing information gathered at conferences
  • Choreographed pieces and worked with high school students to perform these works



ACE Personal Trainer

American Council On Exercise

CPR, AED & First Aid

American Heart Association