Brenton Cheng

Adjunct Instructor, Dance

Instructor • Part-Time Faculty

(415) 422-3888 KG Dance Studio Office

Biography

Brenton Cheng (CLMA, CMT-SE, MSME) is a teacher, director, and performer of improvised and choreographed work, based in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a teacher, he empowers students to become sophisticated movers through a cultivation of somatic and poetic awarenesses, as well as fostering a capacity for surrender. In addition to USF, he serves on the faculty of Integrated Movement Studies (Laban/Bartenieff movement analysis certification), and also teaches performance workshops internationally.

Education
CLMA
CMT-SE
MSME
Experience
Moving On Center, Oakland
Integrated Movement Studies, Berkeley
Expertise
Movement education
Contact improvisation & partnering
Laban Movement Analysis
Bartenieff Fundamentals
Performance direction
Research
Partnering composition
Movement notation
Applications of technology to movement education