Kristen Bennett, visiting instructor of dance, graduated from Grand Valley State University with a B.A. in English Language and Literature and Dance in 2007. Along with choreographing and teaching Modern, Jazz, Social Dance and Tap at Alma College, Ms. Bennett also teaches at the Academy of Performing Arts in Alma and Off Broadway Performing Arts Studio in Mt. Pleasant. She has choreographed Oklahoma!(2009), Cats (2010), Bye Bye Birdie (2011), Singing in the Rain (2012), and The Music Man (2013) for Mt. Pleasant High School. In 2012 Ms. Bennett traveled to Taiwan in 2012 to teach classes and present her choreography at the Tainan University of Technology.
Ms. Bennett considers herself fortunate to be able to work in a field she loves. Alma College has offered her the opportunity to work with students from all backgrounds, simply for the joy of dance!