Artist In Residence

  Brigette Cormier is dance artist and educator, and artistic director of Brigette Cormier Dance Company (BC Dance Co.) in Miami, FL. She received her Bachelor in Fine Arts (BFA) Degree in dance from the New World School of the Arts College in 2011 and founded BC Dance Co. soon after. Brigette’s dance training includes extensive study of the classical and neoclassical ballet techniques and she has trained in modern dance with the Martha Graham Dance Company and the Jose Limon Dance Company. She has danced professionally with Brigid Baker Whole Project, Peter London Global Dance Company, and Pioneer Winter Collective. She is currently a teaching [dance] artist with Arts for Learning, Miami Dance Studio, and Barre Elements. She has been in choreographic residency since 2013 at the Rift Blackbox Theater, premiering two full length contemporary ballets with her dance company there to-date, “Joan the Ballet” (2014) and “TV NO”(2016). Her most recent commissions include to creating and performing her original work and danceworks in collaboration with composers for Compositum Musicae Novae (CMN), as well she has created dances for MiamiArtZine, Florida Dance Teacher’s Association, Miami Dade College, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America, Micro Mobile Theater, and more.

Brigette Cormier is dance artist and educator, and artistic director of Brigette Cormier Dance Company (BC Dance Co.) in Miami, FL. She received her Bachelor in Fine Arts (BFA) Degree in dance from the New World School of the Arts College in 2011 and founded BC Dance Co. soon after. Brigette’s dance training includes extensive study of the classical and neoclassical ballet techniques and she has trained in modern dance with the Martha Graham Dance Company and the Jose Limon Dance Company. She has danced professionally with Brigid Baker Whole Project, Peter London Global Dance Company, and Pioneer Winter Collective. She is currently a teaching [dance] artist with Arts for Learning, Miami Dance Studio, and Barre Elements. She has been in choreographic residency since 2013 at the Rift Blackbox Theater, premiering two full length contemporary ballets with her dance company there to-date, “Joan the Ballet” (2014) and “TV NO”(2016). Her most recent commissions include to creating and performing her original work and danceworks in collaboration with composers for Compositum Musicae Novae (CMN), as well she has created dances for MiamiArtZine, Florida Dance Teacher’s Association, Miami Dade College, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America, Micro Mobile Theater, and more.

BRIGETTE CORMIER

Artist In Residence - Summer 2016