Kehinde Ishangi

Ishangi

Kehinde Ishangi holds a BA in Dance Pedagogy form Brenau University and a Master of Fine Arts in Choreography and Performance from Florida State University. Ms. Ishangi was a classical ballet soloist with Ballethnic Dance company, a principal dancer with the world renowned Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, a guest artist with the international Ishangi African Dancers, principal dancer with Compagnie James Carlés and the leading African contemporary dance company in Paris, Compagnie George Mombye. While pursuing her graduate degree she extended her artistic passion to the study of Movement Science and the art and technology that will ensure dancers longevity and health. She is a certified trainer in both STOTT PILATES and GYRONTONIC and GYROKINESIS. She has served as Movement Coach and Conditioning Specialist for Jant-Bi of Senegal, West Africa and Urban Bush Women of New York, and taught conditioning as Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Science at Florida State University while managing the injury triage between Florida State University and Tallahassee Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy. Before returning to the United States, she was on the faculty of Europe’s leading ballet academies, L’Acadéie Américaine de Danse de Paris. Presently she is on the faculty of the Newcomb Dance Program Department of Theatre and Dance Tulane University. She is the CEO of The Ishangi Institute of Dance Movement Science.



AFRICAN AND CARIBBEAN DANCE AND DRUMMING IN NEW ORLEANS - THE CARIBBEAN GATEWAY TO THE AMERICAS!!

2014 NEW ORLEANS DANCE FESTIVAL
JUNE 26 - JULY 5, 2014

New Orleans Dance Festival Performance on July 4 at 4:00pm in McWilliams room 300. Donations accepted.

TULANE UNIVERSITY
NEWCOMB DANCE PROGRAM
McWILLIAMS HALL ROOM 300

For More Information
504.314.7742 or 504.812.4553
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