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Ann J. Sanders

Professor Emeritus, Professor of Dance

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Moss Performing Arts Center 165



Professor Emeritus Ann Sanders teaches Ballroom Dance, the Living Arts and Hatha Yoga and Relaxation. Sanders is the founder and former director of the dance program at CMU and has a professional background which includes Chicago Opera Ballet and Equity summer theaters in the east. She is a veteran choreographer, equally at home in modern, ballet, music theatre and avant-garde genres. Sanders has served on the national board of the American College Dance Festival.

Sanders also served as Artistic Director of the Mesa Repertory Dance Company. In addition to teaching many dance classes, she serves as one of the resident mainstage choreographers. Her goal is to nurture and challenge students to make sound, healthy choices in today's complex world.