Admissions Director/Operations Manager for the Bates Dance Festival, Studio Faculty
Meredith Lyons is a dual city artist performing and creating in both Philadelphia and Portland, ME. She holds a B.A. in Dance Teaching and Choreography from Mercyhurst University, an M.F.A. in Dance Performance and Choreography from Smith College, and is Full Apparatus Classically trained from In Balance Pilates. She is the Admissions Director of Bates Dance Festival, on faculty in the dance departments of Bates College, Colby College, Southern Maine Community College and Pure Movement Portland Pilates. She has taught and presented her choreography inter/nationally throughout Europe, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, as well as been guest faculty with several dance departments including Dickinson, Providence College, Ursinus College, Connecticut College, Springfield College, Mercyhurst University and Montgomery County Community College. Additionally, Meredith has taught extensively within K-12 private and public institutions.
For more information, check out the Bates Dance Festival website: http://www.batesdancefestival.org/