Theatre and Dance

Sarah Mangelsdorf

Assistant Professor of Dance

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BG 203   Phone: 765-285-5507  

Department of Theatre and Dance
Arts and Communications Building, Room AC 306
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Additional Information
Teaching Areas: Coordinator of Dance, Dance History
Tenured faculty
Date of Hire: September 1973

Biography
Sarah Mangelsdorf serves as a curriculum advisor for the dance major and minor students. Her teaching responsibilities include choreography courses, dance history for dance majors, and the introduction to dance history course for the University Core Curriculum. She also is the faculty advisor for the student production programs, which include the Junior and Senior Choreography Showcases, Works- in-Motion, and Festival of the Word and Dance. Mangelsdorf also advises choreography projects and promotes collaborative projects with College of Architecture and School of Music and the choreography courses. She was fortunate to study with Eleanor King, Charles Weidman, Jack Cole, Hanya Holm, James Neirinck, and Bill Evans. She served as the director/coordinator of dance in Ball State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance from 1987-2009 and was the director of BSDT 1987-1996. 

Mangelsdorf received her BS degree from the University of Arkansas and MA degree from Texas Woman’s University.
Department of Theatre and Dance
Arts and Communications Building, Room AC 306
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-8740
Fax: 765-285-4030
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