"So be encouraged and dedicate yourself to your dream and if your dream should come my way one day then we will dance upon the boards of life." -- Ben Vereen
The alumni from the Knox College Dance Program are all over the world performing, creating, teaching and shaping the future of our art form. Listed below are some of our noted alumni who are in or have been in dance. Know someone who is not listed, but should be? Contact us! We would love to hear from you.
Company Performer, MOMENTA Dance, Midwest Dance Group & the Illinois Ballet. Josh Ferchau '03.
Associate Professor of Dance, McKendree University, Artistic Director of Coalescence Dance Company. Katy-Biver Newcomb '03.
Professional Dancer & Choreographer. Brian Humpherys '09.
Assistant Professor, The College at Brockport SUNY, Brockport, New York. Professional Choreographer and Company Member of David Dorfman Dance. Karl Rogers '99.
Costume Designer and Winner of a prestigious "Jeff" Award, Chicago, Illinois. Molly Reynolds '94.
Dance/Movement Therapist. Megan Hall '08.
Dance Teacher/Choreographer. Sarah Lammie '05.
TV/Film Actor & Comic, in India. Vir Das '02.
Actress/Model living in Spain. Saras Gil '08.
Founder of Cantadora, a Chicago theatre company. Jennifer Ward '94.
Actress & Director. Kelly Hogan '92.
Founding Member, Coalescence Dance Company. Meghan Tippy '04.
R&B/Soul Recording Artist, living in France. Laetitia Bourgeois '01.
Actress, Live theatre, movies and television in LA. Ann Wilkinson '77.
Through his music capstone project, Nate Beck -- who has a minor in business and management -- finds that the processes of brand management and music composition have more in common than you'd probably expect.
Baby talk is serious business for senior Megan Beney, a double major in music and anthropology and sociology. Her Honors research focuses on the musical qualities of the ways that people talk to infants.
Leading up to a worldwide event -- Gun Control Theatre Action Week, May 27 through June 2 -- a play by Knox College theatre professor Neil Blackadder is selected for a new collection, "24 Gun Control Plays."