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Bekka Bennett

Teaching Jazz and Contemporary on Wednesdays

Bekka is a graduate of the University at Buffalo. In 2008 she received her BA in Dance and History, graduating Summa Cum Laude in both fields. During her years at UB she was a Zodiaque Dance company member working with both local and world renowned choreographers. In 2006 she had the honor of performing for his holiness the Dalai Lama. After graduating she began teaching and choreographing at the competitive level. Her dancers and dances have won many prestigious awards including a great deal of recognition for innovative and fresh choreography. Bekka has also done both commercial and print work in the recent past. Currently, she is a founding dancer and choreographer for Buffalo's newest and upcoming contemporary jazz company ConvergeDance.