Brittany Fridenstine-Keefe - NIU - School of Theatre and Dance

Brittany Fridenstine-Keefe

Brittany Fridenstine-KeefeDance
Education: BFA
Office: Gable 219
Phone: 815-753-5504

Brittany Fridenstine-Keefe, currently school coordinator and faculty at Rockford Dance Company, was most recently a member of Morphoses in New York City. Brittany has danced with Pacific Northwest Ballet as a school student, and continued her dancing pursuits becoming a company member of the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Ballet Memphis, Minnesota Dance Theatre, James Sewell Ballet, American Repertory Ballet, Terpsicorps Dance Theater, Terra Firma Dance Company, Chamber Dance Project and at the National Choreographers' Initiative.

She has had numerous international engagements including a solo improvisation show in Germany and Italy staged by Luca Veggetti. Brittany was selected to be an American ambassador at the international dance festival in Cali, Columbia in 2009.

Ms. Fridenstine-Keefe has created a dance therapy program for children with special needs that she has implemented in many cities; she is certified in the GYROTONIC® exercise system and has served as the chair of the dancer council for Dance/USA.