UWRF Dance Theatre



Barb received her degree in dance education from the University of WisconsinStevens Point. She has performed with Dance Midwest and as a Zenon company apprentice. Barb has enjoyed teaching dance at the Phipps Center for nearly thirty years. She has choreographed a number of the theater’s musical productions, including Cinderella, The Hobbit, Alice In Wonderland, Charlotte’s Web, The Wizard of Oz, Beauty and the Beast, Romeo and Juliet and East of the Sun, West of the Moon. She directed, choreographed and performed in; Imagine That! A Dance Extravaganza, TrenDance, and several years of Dances, Chances, Circumstances! Barb also co-conceived and co-directed The Phipps Dance Company for nine years. Barb lives and works in Hudson and has two young adult children and a geriatric black lab. Thank you, Mari, for this delightful experience of working with these talented and dedicated young women.