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artist , educator

Donna Jean Salvo, American artist, educator. Singer Rhode Island College Chorus, Providence, 1982-1992. Member National Museum Women in the Arts (charter), National Museum American Indian (charter), Hope Tunnel String Band.

Background

Salvo, Donna Jean was born on April 21, 1954 in Fort Knox, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Carl Junior and Jacqueline A. (Capone) Salvo.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education, University of Wisconsin, 1976.

Career

Dancer, actress, La Mama Theatre, New York City, 1976-1979; studio manager, Joel Baldwin Photography, New York City, 1979-1981; artist in residence, State Council on the Arts, Rhode Island, 1980-1983; teacher art, Providence (Rhode Island) School Department, since 1981. Dancer, singer Harlem Performance Center, New York City, 1977-1980. Choreographer Museum Natural History, Providence, 1982-1984.

Guest choreographer Looking Glass Children Theatre, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One woman show Brown University, 1988.

Membership

Singer Rhode Island College Chorus, Providence, 1982-1992. Member National Museum Women in the Arts (charter), National Museum American Indian (charter), Hope Tunnel String Band.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, sewing, interior design, opera.

Connections

father:
Carl Salvo Junior

mother:
Jacqueline A. (Capone) Salvo