Myron Howard Nadel
Myron Howard Nadel has a Bachelor of Science degree from the Juilliard School and a Master of Arts from Columbia Teachers College. Professor Nadel co-authored three versions of The Dance Experience, which won the Critics Choice Award for best academic title and Looking at Contemporary Dance: A Guide for the Internet Age. His articles have appeared in Dance Magazine, Dance Teacher Magazine, Australian Dance Magazine, the Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality, and the Contemporary Education Journal. Nadel’s major teachers were José Limón, Antony Tudor, Louis Horst, Dr. Lulu Sweigard and Martha Hill. Choreographic works have appeared with the Milwaukee and Maryland Ballets, CBS Repertory Workshop, The Dance Company of Sydney and other companies in Australia and Norway, and he has performed professionally as a dancer and actor since his youth. He was the founding Chair of the Dance Department at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the first resident choreographer of the Milwaukee Ballet Company, Coordinator for Music Theatre at Carnegie Mellon University, Chair of Performing Arts at Buffalo State College and Associate Dean of Liberal Arts at UTEP and Head of Dance. He has been a member of Actors Equity Association, The Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers, and serves on the Professional Advisory Board of the Dance Notation Bureau.