Larry E. Lavender
Larry holds an MFA in Dance from UC Irvine and a Ph.D in Dance Education from New York University. Larry's primary areas of research and teaching are in dance criticism and choreography. His book, Dancers Talking Dance: Critical Evaluation in the Choreography Class (1996), is used in dance departments worldwide. Larry has presented and taught all over the United States as well as in Great Britain, Mexico, Portugal, and New Zealand.