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Alanna Morris-Van Tassel

Visiting Instructor in Dance, Theater & Dance

Education & Professional History

The Juilliard School, Bachelor of Fine Arts 2007      *with academic honors

Lawrence Rhodes, Director

Dance Faculty: Carolyn Adams, Terese Capucilli, Andra Corvino, Laura Glenn, Kazuko Hirabayashi, Linda Kent, Jane Kosminsky, Roni Mahler, Banu Ogan, Stephen Pier, Alphonse Poulin, Risa Steinberg, Alexandra Wells

Alanna is a Solo Dancer, Choreographer, Educator and Artist Organizer. She is the Founder and Artistic Director of AMVTP, (established 2017) whose mission is to produce collaborative solo dance works and global commissions that uplift and inspire our humanity; to produce educational programs that utilize the creative arts as a tool for self- development; and to spearhead community building initiatives that assist mid-career women creatives with resources to thrive.


At Carleton since 2021.

Current Courses

  • Fall 2021
    DANC 158: Contemporary Dance Forms I
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    PE 115: Contemporary Dance Forms I
  • Fall 2022
    DANC 158: Contemporary Dance Forms I
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    PE 115: Contemporary Dance Forms I