Whether teaching novices or skilled performers, dancers, musicians, or actors; I approach my work with an overarching commitment to raising awareness, building community, and empowering with compassion and respect.
- Classic jazz styles
- Improvisation & performance techniques
Master Classes and Workshops
Master classes (1 - 2 hours long) or lengthier workshops (3 - 6 hours) can be focused on a single dance form or be designed to address a topic or performative aspect of dance.
Whole Body Music
Whole Body Music © is a teaching methodology Katherine designed to enliven the physical relationship between music and dance, developing skills that encourage a sophisticated awareness of the interface between the two forms. Clinics are designed using a variety of approaches in order to adapt the work to musicians, actors, seniors, social dancers, tap, and other full body dance forms.
Residencies can be designed to include classes, choreography and performance, and can range from 2 days to 2 weeks long.
Katherine presents lecture demonstrations that focus on her history in tap dance and it’s unique history. These are designed for schools or family presentations.