Lara Michelle Friedman is an artist: a dancer, choreographer, and teacher. Lara is a current BFA Dance Performance with k-12 certification major at Towson University due to graduate in December. She has won various awards including the NJ Governor's Award for Excellence in Dance, National Society of Arts and Letters' Art of the solo competition at regional and national levels, the Outstanding Achievement in Dance Education Award, and has had work adjudicated at the American College Dance Festival. She has studied with Parsons Dance, Amy Marshall Dance Company, and Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company. Lara was also a founding member of Deep Vision Dance Company, a company based in Baltimore, MD. She is currently apprenticing with Dissonance Dance Theatre in DC. Lara wishes to pursue her career with a professional dance company, choreographing, teaching in public schools and studios, as well as working with those with special needs and the elderly community.
April 18, 2013