Scott WellsScott Wells

Lecturer in Dance

Office Location: Ives 62 or PE 1
Office Phone: 707-664-3088
E-mail Address:
Office Hours: By Appt. 
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What I Do at SSU

I teach contact improvisation to adventurous students and contemporary technique to dance majors.  I get out of the city buzz a couple days a week and seek out some fine reading and daydreaming spots near the pond.


My Bio

MFA, Dance, University of Illinois, Dance 
BA, Mathematics, University of California, Santa Cruz

"Wells has a dizzying abundance of pure dance-making talent." - San Francisco Examiner

In 2005 Scott Wells received San Francisco’s most prestigious choreography award: The Isadora Duncan Award for Outstanding Choreography and was selected by Dance Magazine as one of the 25 To Watch. He teaches dance technique and is recognized worldwide as a leading teacher of Contact Improvisation. He has recently taught and performed in Ankara, Turkey, Halifax, Canada, at Impultanz in Vienna, and in Budapest, Berlin, Graz, Munich and Rome.