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Education

May 2019May 2021

Giordano Certified through NGCP (3 Levels) BEG - INT

Nan Giordano Certification Program

The content taught in the five levels (Basic, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, and Professional) stems from the Giordano Technique’s rich heritage and has been further developed and structured by Nan Giordano, Cesar G. Salinas (trained and mentored by Nan since the age of 19) and members of Giordano Dance Chicago.

May 2011Dec 2013

BA Liberal Studies

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

Course work: Cross-Cultural Communications, Logical Argument in Writing, Sociology of Race and Ethnicity, Dance Performance, Composition & Improvisation

Scholarship received for exceptional GPA for transfer students.

Graduated Summa Cum Laude 

May 2009May 2011

Associates - Science and Arts

University of Wisconsin - Rock County

Course Work: Communications, Social science, Anatomy and Physiology

Member of the Trio program

Graduated with Honors

Work experience

May 2018Present

Freelance Creative

Evan K Creations LLC

Storytelling • Content Creation • Making the Mundane Magical

VIDEOGRAPHY
Dance | Mixed Medium | Social Media
Canon Eos R | 50mm f1.4 | 85mm f1.8
Ronin RS Gimble
Final Cut Pro X

PHOTOGRAPHY
Portraits | Events | Landscape
Canon T6i | 50mm f1.4 | 85mm f1.8
Natural Light & OCF
Lightroom | Photoshop | Affinity Photo

Dance Performance

Piece Title

Choreographer

Director

Company and Location
9 (self-choreographed solo) Evan Knutson Sparrow Dance Company (Pell Lake Wi)
Hedera (Contemporary) Lainie Callahan Pell Lake Wisconsin
Classics (Jazz/Hip Hop) Helaina Callahan Sparrow Dance Company (Grand Geneva, Lake Geneva WI)
Over the Rainbow (Contemporary) Helaina Callahan Sparrow Dance Company (Elkhorn, WI)
Nicest Thing (Contemporary) Caitlin O'Malley Emerging Choreographer's Concert
Up, Down (Hip Hop) Rachel Ammerman Emerging Choreographer's Concert
Can't Hold Us (Tap) Franceszka Lesniak Emerging Choreographer's Concert
Goodbye for Now (Contemporary) Helaina Callahan Sparrow Dance Company (Elkhorn, WI)
Wisdom, Justice & Love (Contemporary) Helaina Callahan Sparrow Dance Company (Wilmont, WI)
Out Of the Kitchen (Jazz) Helaina Callahan and Amy Smith Sparrow Dance Company (Wilmont, WI)
Intro - excerpt from "Wisdom, Justice & Love" (Contemporary Helaina Callahan Hope Through Dance (Woodstock, IL)
No ifs, ands, or Butts (Contemporary) Mackenzie Neilson UW-Whitewater Dancescapes, ACDFA UM- Mankato
Cubic Feet (Tap) Franceszka Lesniak UW-Whitewater Dancescapes, ACDFA UM- Mankato
Stolen Innocence (Contemporary) Anna Brittnacher UW-Whitewater Dancescapes
Color Blind (Contemporary) Caitlin O'Malley Emerging Choreographer's Concert
Sexy and I Know It (Hip Hop) Mackenzie Neilson Emerging Choreographer's Concert
Film Noir (Contemporary) Helaina Callahan Sparrow Dance Company (Wilmont, WII)
Amhal & The Night Visitors (Ballet) Denise Olsen
Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
James Sewell's Amahl & The night Visitors (Ballet) James Sewell Janesville Performing Arts Center

Theatre Performance

42nd St. Dancer Davie Whitney Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Ephriam Denise Olsen
Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Father of the Bride TIm/s Man Sean Walker
Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
The Drowsy Chaperone Robert Charles 'Skip' Grover UW-Whitewater Theatre and Dance Dept

Children's Work

Once Upon A Time Shop (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Jonah's Druthers (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
L.O.S.T (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
The Sound Of MusicChristian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Down By The Creek (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Lifesong (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
GodspellChristian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Herbie and the Good News Garden (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)
Amazing Jerusalem Makeover (Children's Musical)Christian Arts Center (Lake Geneva, WI)

Teaching Credits

Member InstructorDance Masters Of WisconsinHip Hop
Guest InstructorUW - Whitewater Dance CompanyHip Hop
Member InstructorDance Masters Of WisconsinHip Hop
ChoreographerUW - Whitewater Dance CompanyHip Hop
Guest InstructorUW - Whitewater Dance CompanyHip Hop
Member InstructorDance Masters Of WisconsinHip Hop

Videography

Beautiful People Choreography, Cinema Project DP Jon Condon • Assistant Dp & Choreographer Evan Knutson Boxed and Burlap Delavan Wisconsin
Bodacious Brew Cinematic Sequence Jon Condon • Evan Assistant Dp Janesville Wisconsin