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Janice GarrettSan Francisco, CA
Janice Garrett is an internationally active choreographer and dance educator. After receiving a degree in Mathematics from Stanford University and an MA in Dance from Mills College, she moved to New York where she was a member of Dan Wagoner and Dancers from 1984-89. In 1990 she began a freelance career, receiving commissions from companies and performance groups throughout the US and Europe. Garrett presented her first full season in San Francisco in May 2001 and subsequently in 2002 formed her company, Janice Garrett & Dancers. Honored as one of Dance Magazine’s top “25 to Watch”, Garrett has created more than 25 original works for her company and has received choreography grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, New Music USA, Irvine Foundation, Kenneth Rainin Foundation, Zellerbach Family Foundation, Fleishhacker Foundation, Gerbode Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Wattis Foundation, San Francisco Arts Commission, and Grants for the Arts/San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund.