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Accomplishments by Heather Castillo

2017

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • Effective Digital Integration: Allowing Mobile Technology in Performance. I Am California Dance. UC Irvine. http://cdea.populr.me/2017agenda
  • "Defining, Validating, and Developing Commercial Dance Practices in Higher Education." with T. Bonner. Paper delivered at National Dance Education Association. Washington DC, October 2016. Advocating, Analyzing, and Advancing Dance Education (http://www.ndeo.org/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=893257&module_id=196117)

Other Activities:

  • "The Little Mermaid." Choreographer. Cabrillo Music Theatre. July 2016. (http://www.broadwayworld.com/los-angeles/article/BWW-Review-Cabrillos-Enchanting-LITTLE-MERMAID-Goes-Swimmingly-Under-the-Sea-20160718)

2016

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • Conquering the Musical Theatre Choreography Conundrum- Finding the movement to bring narratives to life!. California Dance Education Association (CDEA). Loyola Marymount. http://www.danceresourcecenter.org/cdea_2015_day_conference

Other Activities:

  • "Cocktail Party of the Damned, excerpt from Drought: What Are You Thirsty For?." with H. Tracy, C. Scott Burrisss, B. Mayberry, and e. al.. "The Cocktail Party of the Damned" chapter features site specific movement with live music and the first-ever meeting of the new social club, the Council of People Orchestrating Tomorrow's Direction, or the CPOTD. The CPOTD is a social club for 'elites' positioned at powerful pivot points in water and resource policy who gather to practice public speaking and public persuasion skills and compete for a spot on the top secret list of people chosen to go to the Mars Colony.. Working Artirts Ventura (WAV). July 2015. (http://whatruthirsty4.com/index.php/the-cocktail-party-of-the-damned/)
  • "Woyzeck: Tom Waits Musical Adaptation." Choreographer. Ensemble Theatre Company at the New Vic, Santa Barbara. April 2015. (http://ensembletheatre.com/images/feature/ETC_Woyzeck_Press_Release.pdf)
  • "The Last Five Years at Rubicon." Choreography Consultant. Rubicon Theatre. February 2015. (http://www.playbill.com/article/rubicon-theatre-will-explore-love-and-loss-in-the-last-five-years-com-339696)

2013

Other Activities:

  • "Meet me in St. Louis." Choreographer. Cabrillo Music Theatre. July 2012. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owQMAvi7cds)
  • "The Fix at International City Theatre." Choreographer. International City Theatre, Long Beach. April 2012. (http://ictlongbeach.org/ict/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/The-Fix_Press-Release.pdf)

2012

Other Activities:

  • "Annie starring Sally Struthers." Choreographer. Cabrillo Music Theatre. October 2011. (http://www.broadwayworld.com/thousand-oaks/article/Cabrillo-Music-Theatre-Presents-Sally-Struthers-In-ANNIE-20110825)
  • "The Sound of Music." Choreographer. Cabrillo Music Theatre. July 2011. (http://www.theatreinla.com/newswire.php?newsID=172)

2010

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Lead Dancer." Performer/ Mrs. Potiphar. Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, April 2010.

Other Activities:

  • Choreographer "She Loves Me" at CLOSBC. One of musical theatre's most charming musicals revived at CLOSBC. Civic Light Opera of South Bay Cities. February 2011. (http://www.civiclightopera.com/shelovesme.html)
  • Choreographer "Loving Repeating" West Coast Premiere, Los Angeles Times Critics Pick of the Week. Frank Galati and Steven Flaherty's Musical of Gertrude Stein. International City Theatre Long Beach. January 2011. (http://ictlongbeach.org/?p=614)
  • Choreographer "1940s Radio Hour". Starring Broadway veterans performing big band hits of the 1940s. Civic Light Opera of South Bay Cities. December 2010.
  • Creator of Dance Documentary on Eugune Loring. Commissioned by Dance Under The Stars Choreography Festival who honored Eugene Loring. McCallum Theatre, Palm Springs, CA. November 2010. (http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/education/festival.php)
  • Choreographer for Rodger and Hammerstein's Cinderella. Starring Sally Struthers and Marcia Wallace. Cabrillo Music Theatre. July 2010.
  • Best Choreography Equity Musical Southern California. BroadwayWorld.com. 2010. (http://sandiego.broadwayworld.com/article/BWW_Announces_Winners_of_2010_Southern_California_Awards_20110114_page2)
  • Best Choreography for Seussical the Musical. Stage Scene LA. 2010.