Brandin Steffensen (dancer)
Dance artist Brandin Steffensen has danced with choreographers including Arthur Aviles, Yoshiko Chuma, Brian Brooks, Larry Goldhuber, Cherylyn Lavagnino, Tiffany Mills Company, Jody Oberfelder, and Christopher Williams. Brandin was raised in Salt Lake City, Utah where he earned his BFA in Modern Dance from the University of Utah and danced with the repertory Ririe Woodbury Dance Company touring works by choreographers including Alwin Nikolais, Doug Varone, Wayne McGregor, Charlotte Boye-Christensen, Sean Curran, Keith Johnson, and Stephen Koester, among others. He also performs his solo adaptation of Deborah Hay's N.E.W.S. Brandin has produced his own works in his show N.E.W.S. & More @ 8. He was the artistic director of the Catskill Collaborative, whose mission is to develop an audience for dance in Catskill through shows and artist residencies.