B.F.A. Dance students create a video for ‘Thank a Dance Teacher Day’

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Senior B.F.A. Dance major Anna Fitzpatrick

Students in the Bachelor of Fine Arts Dance program at Fredonia made a surprise video to say thank you to their professors for "Thank a Dance Teacher Day." 

“We thank them from the bottom of our hearts for taking the time to express their gratitude," Assistant Professor Paula Peters

Assistant Professor Paula Peters noted in a Facebook post, “We thank them from the bottom of our hearts for taking the time to express their gratitude. We are looking forward to the day when we can share kinetic energy and space again with these remarkable young dance artists!”

The video was edited by senior B.F.A. Dance major Anna Fitzpatrick, with assistance from her fellow dancers.

 

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