Trebien Pollard is an assistant professor of Dance + Choreography. He received training at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center, Florida A&M University, Florida State University, Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, and from a number of gifted teachers and choreographers. Pollard has performed with many dance companies, including RIOULT, the Metropolitan Opera Ballet, Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, Bebe Miller Company, Urban Bush Women and Pilobolus. As a choreographer, Pollard has choreographed and toured with RASA recording artist “Nomad” and choreographed for director William “Electric” Black’s “The Hamlet Project,” “The Damned: A Rock Musical” and “Frankenstein: The Rock Musical.” He has appeared in the feature film “Ghostlight,” starring Richard Move as “Martha Graham.” Pollard has been on faculty at the American Dance Festival, Queens College, Adelphi University, the University of Southern Mississippi, Goucher College, Middlebury College, Montclair State University, Marymount Manhattan College and the University at Buffalo, as well as a licensed certified GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® trainer. He earned his MFA in dance from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, and his BS in mathematics education from Florida A&M University.