Jacque Lynn Bell

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Associate Professor

Performing Art Building, Room 206 jacque.jacque.jacque@gmail.com


Jacque Lynn Bell is a dancer, choreographer, and an AmSAT certified instructor of the Alexander Technique. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Master of Fine Arts in Dance and Choreography, both from the University of Utah. She received her teaching certification in the Alexander Technique from the American Center for the Alexander Technique, located in New York City, NY.

Ms. Bell taught at the Soho Center for the Alexander Technique in New York City where she intermittently lived, choreographed, and performed from 1982-1998. She developed the Alexander Technique program (based on the Juilliard model) for the Department of Theatre’s Actor Training Program, where she also teaches Movement for Actors. Additionally, she is an Associate Lecturer for the Department of Dance at Brigham Young University, and has taught modern dance at the University of Utah and Utah Valley University.

Ms. Bell has taught, performed, and choreographed all over the world, including presentations in the UnitedStates, Canada, Europe, Japan, and the Philippines. She has been a movement specialist for the National Endowment for the Arts and was a Teaching Artist for Dance and Theatre at the Lincoln Center Institute for the Performing Arts in New York City.

Ms. Bell’s article “Dance and the Alexander Technique” was published in the second edition of Dance Kinesiology in 1996.