Faculty & Staff Directory
Meredith Farnum
Adjunct Lecturer
School of Theatre + Dance/Dance

Meredith has danced since childhood and studied with many influential and inspiring instructors. She has been trained in Ballet, Modern, Jazz and Musical Theater. She earned her BFA in Theatre and Dance at the University of Florida, where she performed and choreographed for the student/faculty company Floridance as well as serving as president in 1992-93. Since graduating, she has danced and toured in various places, including the northeast US and Holland. Meredith has attended master classes and intensives with Alvin Ailey Dancers, Merce Cunningham Dancers, David Parsons, Shapiro and Smith, Florida Dance Masters and Atlanta Ballet. As an instructor, Meredith has taught community classes for the City of Gainesville as well as programs at Santa Fe College such as College for Kids, Adults with Disabilities and Community Education. She currently is on faculty at the School of Theatre and Dance at the University of Florida where she has taught since 1997. She has also been an instructor for Cameron Dancenter since 1996. Meredith has been a performing member for Danscompany of Gainesville since 1996 and has been a rehearsal coach and choreographer since 2000. She has danced in The Wiz, Cats, Spring Concert as well as various roles including Butterfly Queen, Persian Peacock and Japan in Cinderella. Some of her more memorable choreography include Inspirations, Forever Now and Strings.

Contact Information
Nadine McGuire Pavilion
Room #T212
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Mailing Address

P.O. Box 115900
Gainesville, Fl 32611-5900