Ruby McConnell
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Red Moon Rising

Ruby's Student Belly Dance Troupe specializing in  contemporary American Belly Dance.
Black Magdalene
Sirens Dance Company
Classes
Mondays:
6 pm Advanced Belly, 
7 pm Advanced Repertory
(email for locations and cost)

Thursdays: 
Private lessons
Adult Tap 5:30
Private lessons


Ruby choreographed and performed in the stage show for this organic darkwave world music band from 2011 to 2016
Ruby has performed with Busking Theater Company directed by Shannon Knight,  in Jazz Shorts, and as a tapper at Jazz Jams at The Eugene Jazz Station.  
Modern Dance

Ballet

Ruby has performed for the Eugene Ballet Company as a member of the Corps de Ballet, Metro Dancers as a principle dancer, and Ballet Northwest Academy.  She has performed roles from The Nutcracker, Coppelia, Alice in Wonderland, Swan Lake, Le Ruse de Amour and various contemporary pieces.
University of Oregon Graduate thesis work by Devon Polynone on women, the creative process, and synchronized group improvisation.
Jazz and Tap

The Red Raven Follies
Ruby choreographed for and performed with the neovaudevillian circus, winning the 2012 Best of Eugene Award.
Ruby has performed in Graduate student and Faculty works at the University of Oregon and with other local choreographers.  She has danced for Joanna Kneeland, Brad Garner, Shannon Mockli, Walter Kennedy, Erinn Thompson Enrst and others.  Ruby was a founding member of the collaborative arts group Harmonic Laboratory
Projects