CoFounders

Carrie Noel Richer, CoFounder/ Director

Carrie Noel Richer is a dancer and filmmaker. She graduated from Bates College with a BA in Dance and Anthropology.  Richer earned an MFA in Cinema from San Francisco State University and CoFounded Hole Dance Films in 2008. Carrie performed with Contemporary Dance Wyoming from 2008 – 2015.  She worked as

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Carrie Richer, Director

the Director and Filmmaker in Residence at the Jackson Wildlife Film Festival and the Creative Initiatives Coordinator at the Center for the Arts in Jackson, Wyoming in the interdisciplinary arts.  Carrie was awarded the 2010 artist fellowship in Film through the Wyoming Arts Council as well as being supported by WAC Individual Professional Development Grants in 2008, 2013 and 2017. In 2018, Carrie moved to Missoula, Montana as the Artistic Director of the International Wildlife Film Festival, the Kiddomatic Film Festival and more at The Roxy Theater and continues her creative collaborations with HDF artists.

 

Kate Westerlund Kosharek, CoFounder/ Choreographer

Kate W. Kosharek dances in Elusive Stranger at the Gowanus Guest Room photo: D Kumin

Kate W. Kosharek, Choreographer

Kate W. Kosharek received her BFA in Dance from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee in 2005 and currently resides in Jackson, WY where she works at Dancers’ Workshop as a choreographer, teacher, and performer. Through DW’s outreach program, Kate has taught creative movement and dance technique throughout Wyoming. She has performed with Contemporary Dance Wyoming, Wild Space Dance Company, and in works by Heidi Latsky, Zvi Gotheiner, Susan Marshall, Elisa Monte, Alan Sener, Shouze Ma, and Bella Lewitsky. Kate acts as choreographer, dancer and more for HDF. Kate is a spectacular pilates teacher and is certified in MELT.

3 responses

20 09 2009
Bill Westerlund

Impressive!!
The resumes continue to build.
I like the photos which apparently (?) have nothing to do with dance.

4 08 2010
Chris Palmer

I love the photos of Carrie and Kate! Beautiful!

16 05 2012
lets get visceral : JH Culture Front

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