Guest Artist Residency

Marc Spaulding

Marc Spaulding

January 2-5, 2020

Marc is a Los Angeles-­‐based educator, choreographer, and dancer whose passion, integrity and professionalism characterize his works. Mr. Spaulding began his formal dance training at the prestigious Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, DC under the direction of Lynn Welters. He later earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Ballet Performance from the University of the Arts.

With more than 17 years experience as a professional dancer, Marc has had a very diverse career. His noteworthy Concert and Theatrical credits include: Dreamgirls 1st National Tour, Equus-­‐ Broadway Revival, Raven-­‐Symone ("Undeniable" Tour), PHILADANCO (The Philadelphia Dance Company), Westside Story International Tour, Donald Byrd/The Group, Broadway's: Gypsy of the Year Competition, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Memphis (Musical Theatre West), Eleone Dance Theatre and Endless Shock (Japanese Musical Series Tour). His TV and Film credits include: Hairspray (New Line Cinema), Dancing With The Stars, NBC Today's Show, Apple Inc. "California Soul", Saturday Night Live, 81st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, VH­‐1: Behind The Music, Good Morning Atlanta Fox 5 and MTV Asia.


Past Guest Artists

Professionals in the field of Theatre and Dance are often invited to speak to and answer questions from our students. Some of the guest artists who have come to Wayne State's Theatre and Dance program to talk with our students are below. 

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Bosmat Nossan
(Gaga Philosohpy)

Hanna Bricston
Hannah Bricston

Germaul Barnes
Germaul Barnes
Adam Ade Ola Pascall
Adam "Ade Ola" Pascall
Jeffrey Seller
Jeffrey Seller
Mark Fucik
Mark Fucik (Pilobolus)
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S. Epatha Merkerson
Adam McGaw
Adam McGaw
trey mcintyre
Trey McIntyre
Michael Boudewyns
Michael Boudewyns
Deborah Joy Winans
Deborah Joy Winans
Benjamin Bowen (Twylla Tharp)
Benjamin Bowen (Twylla Tharp)
Arnaud Loubayi
Arnaud Loubayi and Mampouya
Sonya Tayeh
Sonya Tayeh
Allegra Libonati
Allegra Libonati
Ron Brown
Ron Brown
Shawn T Bible
Shawn T Bible
Danya
Danys "La Mora" Perez
Natasha Katz
Natasha Katz
George Abud
George Abud
David DiChiera
David DiChiera
David Ramsey
David Ramsey
Dominique Morriseau
Dominique Morriseau

Lenny Banovez
Lenny Banovez

Mandy Patinkin
Mandy Patinkin
Patti Lupone
Patti LuPone
Shelly Butler
Shelley Butler
Syd Mead
Syd Mead
Tim Rhoze
Tim Rhoze
Tom Skerritt
Tom Skerritt
Valerie Pettiford
Valerie Pettiford

William Ivey Long
WIlliam Ivey Long