Assistant Instructional Professor/Head of Dance Recruitment
Melissa Noble served as Adjunct Faculty for the MFA in Acting program at University of Washington, and has served as a Guest Instructor at Indiana University (in both the department of Theatre & Drama and the Jacob’s School of Music/Opera). Melissa has been teaching Master Classes in Aerial Improvisation at Juniata College in Huntingdon, PA. She is co-director of her physical theatre company, the Dynamic Presence Project. In addition to her extensive background in Modern, Improvisation and Skinner Releasing and Aerial dance, Melissa has also trained in the actor techniques of Tadashi Suzuki. Aside from her creative work, Melissa is also a Licensed Massage Therapist and certified STOTT PILATES(TM) Instructor/Instructor Trainer and works extensively with movement re-patterning and injury.