Teaching Experience

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Dance Revolution Instructor Kendell Macomber

Dance Revolution, Fairbanks, Alaska (907) 452-1612, January 2011-Present

Created Dance Revolution to choreograph and teach Hip Hop dance to students ages 9 and up in a studio setting as well as Private Lessons.  My students performed at the Barnes and Noble Book Fair for Autism Awareness April 2011, Dance Revolution Crew performed at the Midnight Sun Run 2011, the first annual Pink Party Dance and Drag Show 2011, and the 52 annual Cham Fashional 2011, A Night of World Dance 2012, Knight with a Twist show 2012, Rumble in the Jungle 2012, St. Baldrick’s 2012 – 2015, Tanana Valley State Fair 2013-2016,  Directed and performed in Choreographer’s Showcase 2016, and so many more!!

Professor of Hip Hop at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fall semester 2011 – Present

Instructing college students in the art of Hip Hop Dance.

Artist in the Schools
Taught Hip Hop pieces to Kindergarten through sixth grade at Joy Elementary, Woodriver and U-Park Elementary School in Spring 2015.

Taught Hip hop and East Coast Swing to students at U-Park Elementary  Fall of 2015.  Taught Hip Hop to Tanana Middle School and Ladd Elementary school Spring 2016

Hip Hop and Discovery Tap Instructor at Dance Theatre Fairbanks, Fall semester 2013- 2014

Instructing ages 9 and up in the art of Hip Hop Dance and teaching tap basics to 5-8 yr olds.

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Summer Camp Hip Hop Instructor at Anne Wein Elementary

Taught kids from 1st to 6th grade hip hop/breakdancing moves as well as a dance to perform at the end of the session.

Additional Assisting, Choreography and Instruction 2007-Present           

Assisted Jeremy Knutsen at various  middle schools in Fairbanks teaching Hip Hop dance class to students during gym time, as well as assisting him at the Hip Hop workshops held at Dance Theatre Fairbanks in January 2009 and 2010. Jeremy is a choreographer and master teacher from Los Angeles, California.

Instructed Chris Pastro and the students in her Extra Learning Program (ELP) class at Randy Smith Middle School in Hip Hop dance to for the fall semester 2010.

Choreographed and taught pieces for the 4-6 grade musical at University Park Elementary School to 32 participants January – March 2011.

Instructed 15 teachers at University Park Elementary School in a Hip Hop piece for their Teacher Talent Show in April 2011.

Dance Theatre Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, January 2007- December 2010

Teacher assisted in Discovery Division Tap & Jazz classes for age groups 5-8, and assisted in Hip Hop classes for ages 9 and up.  Taught Discovery Tap & Jazz, Hip Hop Jr., and Sr. Division, and substitute taught tap classes Jr. and Sr. Divisions.  I have choreographed numerous dance pieces for their Winter Showcases.

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