Rachel Boggia

Rachel Boggia

Associate Professor of Dance
Chair of the Department of Dance

Joined Connecticut College: 2018

B.S., Cornell University
M.F.A., The Ohio State University


Multidisciplinary and mediated performance

Collaborative creations


Rachel Boggia's research interests include making multidisciplinary and mediated performance; performing in collaborative creations, improvisation, dance documentary/experimental dance documentation. 

Further, her research interests include cross-disciplinary collaboration with theater, the sciences and humanities; video editing; dance technique pedagogy; embodiment in on-line education and performance as research. 

Boggia comes to Connecticut College from Bates College in Maine, where she was associate professor of dance and acting director of dance. She also taught and performed at Wesleyan University, Dickinson College and The Ohio State University. 

Courses and subjects taught

Mediated Performance/Dance and Digital Technology
Modern/Contemporary Technique
Contemporary Repertory/Mediated Performance Repertory, Video Dance Repertory
Dance Composition
Modern Dance History (writing intensive)
Perspectives on Dance as Culture

Contact Rachel Boggia

Mailing Address

Rachel Boggia
Connecticut College
Box #DANCE/Crozier-Williams College Center
270 Mohegan Ave.
New London, CT 06320