Wayne State University

Guest Artist Residency

Adam McGaw

Adam McGaw

January 13-18, 2019

Adam McGaw holds a Bachelorsn, of Fine Arts Degree in dance from Wayne State University. As a freshman student, Adam's choreography was the recipient of the prestigious Maggie Allesee Copperfoot Award for Choreographic Excellence. In his Junior Year, Adam received the Harriet Berg Endowment for Choreography from Wayne State University's Maggie Allesee Dept. of Theatre & Dance. Adam premiered six choreographic works in his four years at Wayne State University and has shown work twice at the American College Dance Association (ACDA). Adam has had the opportunity to work with Dwight Rhoden, Doug Varone, Julie Bour, Nathan Trice, Sonya Tayeh, Ron Todorowski, Jae Man Joo, and Nicholas Leichter amongst others. Adam has also performed with Ron DeJesus Dance, a Chicago based Company headed by Hubbard Street Dance Chicago veteran, Ron DeJesus. Aside from his work in the concert dance field, Adam is currently a faculty member for The Dance Sessions and ELEVATE-The Dance Experience, as well as teaching and setting choreography at studios throughout the country. 


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.

View a full list of our past Guest Artists here

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