Willie Lenoir

Primary office:
Robinson Center
Room 241

He has studied Limón technique with Betty Jones, Jennifer Scanlon, Fred Matthews, and members of the José Limón Dance Company. Lenoir is a lecturer at the University of Kansas where he teaches jazz, musical theatre dance, African dance, Afro-Cuban jazz, big band jazz, and Limón-based modern dance. He is a regular master teacher at the American College Dance Festival Association's annual regional conferences. Lenoir also choreographs and designs and constructs costumes. From 2007 to 2011, Mr. Lenoir has had the pleasure of being one of five adjudicators for the Kansas Junior Miss Program.

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The Dance between Art and Science
The dance between art and science

Who do you find standing at intersection of art and science? Someone like Natali Diaz-Yepes, who graduated in May with a double major in dance and genetic biology. To prepare for her senior dance recital, Diaz-Yepes navigated lecture halls and dance floors, chemistry and choreography, body and mind.

Posted by The University of Kansas on Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Michelle Heffner Hayes

Professor & Chair of Dance, Michelle Heffner Hayes, talks about finding your "voice" through dance.

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