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Artistic director of Hilary Easton + Company, a N.Y.C.-based contemporary dance company established in 1992, which has performed at venues including American Dance Festival, the Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church, Dance Theater Workshop, PS 122, Carnegie Hall, U. of Texas, Central Park Summerstage, Center for Contemporary Arts of Santa Fe, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, the Yard, Mount Tremper Arts, Bard College at Simon's Rock College, Baryshnikov Arts Center, and the 92Y-Harkness Dance Festival. In addition to her own company, has choreographed for companies/artists including the Talking Band, Joffrey II, Headwaters Dance Company, Spectrum Dance Theater, and the Mettawee Theater Company. As a dancer has performed with a wide range of choreographers including Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company, Kinematic, and XXY Dance/Music. Has taught at Princeton U., Connecticut College, U. of Montana, and N.Y.U. Tisch School of the Arts. A former teaching artist, she is the educational consultant for the New York Philharmonic School Partnership Program, training and supporting its teaching artist faculty, and has worked with many arts organizations including Lincoln Center Institute, VSArts and Carnegie Hall.