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choreographer , dancer , educator

Phyllis Anne Haskell, American Dancer, choreographer, educator. Recipient Distinguished Teaching award University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1986. Advisor Artist-in-the-Schools program, Honolulu, 1979-1986. Member Council Dance Adminstrs., National Association Schools of Dance (division chairman 1985, member committee nominations 1986), Hawaii State Dance Council (adjudicator 1980, secretary 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi, Guest Artist Faculty Hong Kong Acd

Background

Haskell, Phyllis Anne was born on October 3, 1940 in Pasadena, California, United States. Daughter of Eldon Hoff and Le-ora Phyllis (Archer) Haskell.

Education

Bachelor in Education, University Arizona, 1962. Master of Fine Arts in Dance, University Utah, 1971.

Career

Teacher, Laguna Salada Schools, Pacifica, California, 1966-1969;professor dance, Arizona State University, Phoenix, 1971-1975;performer, Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Salt Lake City, 1971-1979;assistant artistic director, Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Salt Lake City, 1977-79;professor dance, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1979-1983;director dance, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1983-1987;chairman modern dance, U. Utah, Salt Lake City, since 1987-97. Dancer Star Light Theatre, Kansas City, Missoury, 1971. Guest artist Bill Evans Dance Company, Washington, 1976, The Small Company, Honolulu, 1982, Tandy Beal and Company, Santa Cruz, California, 1982.

Principal teacher.modern Hong Kong Academy Performing Arts, 1986-1987, Dean College of Fine Arts Univ. of Utah 1987-97: Dean College of Fine Arts, University of Utah 1997-2005; Associate VP for the Arts, University of Utah, 2000-2005.

Works

  • book

    • Merciless Eden

      (A history of Campbell's Ferry, a homestead in the Idaho w...)

  • Choreography

    • Choreographer: @ 30 min television specials for KAET 1973, Clandestine Confrontations 1974, Adrien Fashion Gala 1978, Move 1980, Spectralinea 1980, Pack 1980, Kinetic Genetics 1981, Man of La Mancha 1981, In Passing 1982, Decodance 1983, Debutanz 1983, Bamboo 1984, Integrations 1984, Vivaldi for Valerie 1985, Requiem 1985, Liebeslieder Waltzer 1986, Miridae 1986, Tryst Triste 1987, Dejavalse 1987, Eddie's Dance 1988, Ibis 1988, Teen Angel (Disney) 1989, The Bone People 1989, Pas de Faux Pas 1990, Shadows 1994, An Unnamed Life 1996, Suttee 2012, Zodiac 1969, Dances from Gloriana 1970, Masque of angels 1971, Young Audiences Lecture Demonstration 1972, Canadian 1973, Mantis 1973 In Passing, 1983, Debutanz, 1984, Dreamscape, 1985, Miridae, 1986.

Membership

Advisor Artist-in-the-Schools program, Honolulu, 1979-1986. Member Council Dance Administrators (President) ., National Association Schools of Dance (division chairman 1985, member committee nominations 1986), Hawaii State Dance Council (adjudicator 1980, secretary 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi, International Council of Fine Arts Deans (Board of Directors).

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Connections

Married Douglas Austin Tims September 14, 2001

father:
Eldon Hoff Haskell

mother:
Le-ora Phyllis (Archer) Haskell

spouse:
Douglas Austin Tims