Voices of NCDF: Alyson Colwell-Waber
September 14, 2015 § Leave a comment
We’re hearing today from Alyson Colwell-Waber, one of the hosts of the NC Dance Festival.
Alyson Colwell-Waber is a dance professor at Meredith College, Raleigh, who founded the Meredith Dance Theatre performing ensemble. As well as her talent in dance, she is also trained in Embodied Yoga and is a registered yoga teacher. Alyson was a board member and board president of the North Carolina Dance Alliance and Even Exchange Dance Theatre, she was also a board member for the Raleigh Dance Theatre. North Carolina Dance Alliance awarded her with its Annual Award for lifetime contribution to dance in the state of NC in 2012. Alyson studied at The Pennsylvania State University where she received her BS degree in Health and Physical Education with an emphasis in Dance Education. She then continued with her studies to receive an MFA in dance at Arizona State University.
For more information on the NC Dance Festival schedule, click here.