National Institute of Theater Arts
Elzbieta Alabuszew-Kutek is a professional dancer trained at the National Ballet School in Warsaw and Gdansk, Poland, with an MFA (in pedagogy-choreography) from National Institute of Theater Arts in Moscow, Russia. Before moving to the United States, Elzbieta performed, taught, directed, and choreographed performances across Europe (Poland, Russia, England, Germany, France and Denmark). Ela has received many awards, including an Award for Special Contribution in Developing Education for Artists in Poland and an Award for Outstanding Choreography Achievements, and was recognized in 2000 as a Meritorious Artist of Culture in Poland. Currently, Ela continues her artistic efforts as a master teacher, choreographer, and director at Lansing Community College, Danceworks of Michigan, Academy of the Arts, Jackson Ballet Company, and is the co-Artistic Director of Lansing Chamber Dance. In 2002 she was elected to serve on the Board of the Michigan Dance Council and she is a member of the National Dance Educational Organization.
|Theatre Home||Performing Arts Home|
Communication, Media and the Arts Department
Gannon Bldg, Room 131
Phone: (517) 483-1546
Additional contact information »