Meredith Dincolo

Teacher

Meredith Dincolo began her professional career as a free-lance dancer in Chicago in 1993, performing  in the Ruth Page Nutcracker, under the direction of Larry Long.  In the years following, Ms. Dincolo pursued project work both in Chicago and abroad, and joined Hubbard Street Dance Chicago as a full company member in 1996.  During her nearly 14 years with the company, Meredith performed and created works with choreographers including William Forsythe, Jiri Kylian, Nacho Duato, Ohad Naharin, Twyla Tharp, Jorma Elo, Johann Inger, Robyn Mineko Williams, Alejandro Cerrudo, Lucas Crandall, Jim Vincent,  Aszure Barton, and Mats Ek. Between 2000-2004, Meredith danced in Europe with Lyon Opera Ballet and Nationaltheater Mannheim, before returning to Hubbard Street in 2004.   

Ms. Dincolo has been teaching professionally since 2009, when she joined the artistic staff of Hubbard Street as a company teacher and guest instructor at Lou Conte Dance Studio. From May 2014-May 2017, Meredith  developed and directed the Pre-Professional programs at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, as well as guest teaching for companies such as Lyon Opera Ballet, Ballet du Grand Theatre de Geneve, Ballett Basel, Alvin Ailey American Dance Company, Abraham.In.Motion, and Jessica Lange Dance. At the university level, Meredith has created works with West Virginia University and Marygrove College, and has taught master classes at George Mason University, University of Michigan, Western Michigan University and Florida State University.  She has also served as rehearsal assistant to Kyle Abraham and William Forsythe for works with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and has set the work of Alejandro Cerrudo both domestically and internationally.  Ms. Dincolo currently teaches as guest faculty at Hubbard Street Dance Center and continues to teach and set works at the professional level in Chicago and abroad.