Carley Conder

Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2002
Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2002
Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2002

Biography

Carley is Artistic Director of CONDER|dance, founded in Arizona in 2003. She has concentrated her artistic efforts through creating, teaching, producing and performing in the Phoenix area and nationally. In Arizona, her choreographic work has been performed by CONDER|dance at the Herberger Theater, the Orpheum Theater, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Mesa Arts Center, Phoenix Art Museum, Artel at the Clarendon Hotel, W Hotel and Tempe Center for the Arts.  She is currently a Full-time Faculty for the Herberger Institute for Dance and the Arts at ASU and Adjunct Faculty at Scottsdale Community College. Carley is also invested in an ongoing project, "Flying Solo", where she commissions solo works from choreographers around the country for performance in national venues. She also is committed to bringing Ohad Naharin's movement language Gaga to Arizona, hosting an annual Gaga Workshop each summer in Tempe, Arizona. Carley has been an invited guest artist at Brigham Young University, Snow College, Ballet Yuma, University of Texas - Pan American, University of California – Santa Barbara, Dance New Amsterdam (NYC), Utah Valley University, California State University - Long Beach and the University of Utah. Carley's work has been presented by Chez Bushwick at the Center for Performance Research (Brooklyn), WestFest at the Martha Graham Studios (NYC), Wave Rising at the John Ryan Theater (Brooklyn), the Cama-i Dance Festival (Alaska) and SoloDuo Festival at Dixon Place (NYC). She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ballet - Teaching Emphasis, Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Master of Fine Arts in Modern Dance from the University of Utah.  She has had the pleasure of working with choreographers Steven Koester, Keith Johnson, Eric Handman, Stephanie Nugent, Charlotte Boye-Christensen, Mary Fitzgerald and Ashleigh Leite. She is a current performing member of the California-based company Keith Johnson/Dancers. She was profiled as Phoenix's 100 Creatives by the Phoenix NewTimes. Producing the company’s annual Breaking Ground Festival since 2007 to support local and international artists, Carley has been the recipient of arts grants through the City of Tempe, Arizona Commission on the Arts, Maricopa Center for Learning and Instruction, Target Arts Grants and the Consulate General of Israel. 

Courses

Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
DCE 194 Special Topics
DCE 334 Postmodern Contemporary III
DCE 360 Third-Yr Creative Practices I
DCE 460 Transition Project I
DCE 499 Individualized Instruction
DCE 534 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 580 Practicum
DCE 590 Reading and Conference
DCE 593 Applied Project
DCE 598 Special Topics
DCE 634 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 680 Practicum
DCE 683 Fieldwork
DCE 693 Applied Project
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
DCE 235 Contemporary Ballet II
DCE 271 Second-Year Seminar II
DCE 335 Contemporary Ballet III
DCE 361 3rd-Yr Creative Practices II
DCE 461 Transition Project II
DCE 484 Internship
DCE 499 Individualized Instruction
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
DCE 580 Practicum
DCE 583 Fieldwork
DCE 584 Internship
DCE 680 Practicum
DCE 683 Fieldwork
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
DCE 130 First-Year Movement Pract I
DCE 160 First-Yr Creative Practices I
DCE 334 Postmodern Contemporary III
DCE 460 Transition Project I
DCE 499 Individualized Instruction
DCE 534 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 580 Practicum
DCE 583 Fieldwork
DCE 590 Reading and Conference
DCE 593 Applied Project
DCE 634 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 680 Practicum
DCE 683 Fieldwork
DCE 693 Applied Project
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
DCE 131 First-Year Movement Practi II
DCE 234 Postmodern Contemporary II
DCE 235 Contemporary Ballet II
DCE 335 Contemporary Ballet III
DCE 484 Internship
DCE 499 Individualized Instruction
DCE 534 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
DCE 580 Practicum
DCE 583 Fieldwork
DCE 634 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 680 Practicum
DCE 683 Fieldwork
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
DCE 135 Contemporary Ballet I
DCE 160 First-Yr Creative Practices I
DCE 260 2nd-Yr Creative Practices I
DCE 334 Postmodern Contemporary III
DCE 499 Individualized Instruction
DCE 534 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
DCE 580 Practicum
DCE 583 Fieldwork
DCE 584 Internship
DCE 634 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 680 Practicum
DCE 683 Fieldwork
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
DCE 134 Postmodern Contemporary I
DCE 235 Contemporary Ballet II
DCE 335 Contemporary Ballet III
DCE 534 Postmodern Contemporary
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
DCE 634 Postmodern Contemporary
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
DCE 135 Contemporary Ballet I
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
DCE 235 Contemporary Ballet II
DCE 335 Contemporary Ballet III
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
DCE 235 Contemporary Ballet II
DCE 335 Contemporary Ballet III
DCE 535 Contemporary Ballet
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
DCE 135 Contemporary Ballet I