Eric Mullis is a Charlotte, N.C.-based dance artist who received an MFA in Dance from the University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee) and a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of South Carolina. His current research interests include ecstatic states in charismatic Appalachian Pentecostalism and improvisation across artistic disciplines. Eric is a dance accompanist at the American Dance Festival and at the University of North Carolina (Charlotte), he curates an independent performance series in Charlotte and has recently shown work in the North Carolina Dance Festival, the Midwest Alternative Performance Festival, the Richmond Dance Festival, and at the University of Malta. Eric has published essays on dance in Dance Research Journal, Performance Philosophy, Dance Research, Dance Chronicle, and the Journal of Performing Arts and Digital Media and is currently writing a manuscript (Pragmatist Philosophy and Dance: Interdisciplinary Dance Research in the American South) for Palgrave-MacMillan's series on Performance Philosophy.
Jenna is a Boston-based performer, maker, and educator. This season she is creating with Ali Kenner Brodsky, Heather Stewart, The Reciprocity Collaborative, Bridge Repertory Theater, Hubbard Street Professional Program, Brandeis University Theater Department, Salem State University Theater Department, Urbanity Dance, Boston Moving Arts Productions, and Providence College, and is the resident dramaturg/rehearsal director for ‘The Davis Sisters'. She teaches locally at Salem State University and The Boston Ballet, and is a Senior Communications Assistant for Springboard Danse Montréal. She holds an M.A. with Distinction in Choreography from the Institute of the Arts Barcelona, a Certificate with Honors from Harvard Business School’s HBX CORe program, and a B.F.A. in Dance Performance from The Juilliard School. She has danced for Felina Theater Mannheim, Scottish Dance Theatre, The Metropolitan Opera, American Repertory Theater, Bryan Arias, Dau al Set Productions, The Equus Projects, and BOP Montréal .
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