Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Beverley Trask

Associate Professor - Theatre & Dance

Contact Info
btrask@tulane.edu

Degrees

  • B.S., University of Southern Mississippi, 1970
  • M.F.A., Southern Mississippi, 1977

Academic Experience

  • Associate Professor, Tulane University, 1996-
  • Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 1989-1996
  • Instructor, Tulane University, 1979-1981

Research & Teaching Specializations: Afro-Caribbean Dance and Performance; Jazz and Tap, Modern Dancing

Related Experience

  • Choreographer, 16 × 16 Newcomb Dance Company, 2009
  • Actress, “Cabaret” “Oklahoma” and “History Boys”, New Orleans 2008
  • Director, “Women in Motion”, Femme Fest, New Orleans, 2006
  • Co-coordinator, “Katrina Warriors”, Tulane University, 2006
  • Fine Arts Survey Writing Team Member, Superintendent’s Task Force on Arts, Louisiana Department of Education, 1990-1991

Distinctions

  • Gambit Award, Best Choreography, New Orleans, 2009
  • Gambit Nomination, Best Supporting Actress in a Musical, New Orleans, 2009
  • Gambit Nomination, Best Supporting Actress in a Drama, New Orleans, 2009
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Tulane University, 1999
  • Outstanding Newcomb Fellow, Tulane University, 1998

Recently-Taught Latin American-Related Courses: Social Dancing in the US

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