Breegan Kearney is a Denver, CO based dance artist, educator, and choreographer. Hailing from Kalamazoo, MI, she began training in the Royal Academy of Dance system at the age of seven with tutelage from Arlene Larson. She went on to receive a dance scholarship to the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, MI. Breegan attended the State University of New York at Purchase College, where she had the privilege of dancing under Megan Williams, Kazuko Hirabayashi, Kevin Wynn, Stephanie Tooman, Neil Greenberg, Sue Bernhard, Richard Cook, and Bettijane Sills, among others. She graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2010 with a B.F.A. in Dance Performance, and moved to New York City. While living there, Breegan was lucky to dance with several choreographers, including Pam Tanowitz, Nelly van Bommel, Nicole Wolcott, Annie Rigney, Kat Rhodes, and Caitlin Dutton. Breegan relocated to Denver in 2015 to begin teaching dance at Rocky Mountain Prep, where she taught for 5 years. She earned her M.A. in Dance Education as well as her Colorado K-12 Dance teaching license from University of Northern Colorado in 2020. Breegan has been a company member of the Denver-based Hannah Kahn Dance Company since 2021, and joined T2 Dance Company in 2022. She currently performs, teaches, and presents her choreography around the Denver and Boulder area.
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