Rosita Sands - Columbia College Chicago

Rosita Sands


Dardi McGinley Gallivan is a Professor of Instruction in the Dance Department who specializes in Pedagogy and Modern Technique courses. Dardi is a founding member of Molly Shanahan/Mad Shak Dance Company, performed for Mordine & Company Dance Theatre for ten years, and continues to work with Colleen Halloran in live performance and dance for camera work. She frequently teaches residencies for Antares Danza Contemporeanea in Hermosillio, Mexico and recieved two Faculty Development Grants to facilitate projects with Antares company member, Isaac Chau. Dardi recieved her BA in Art History from Emory University and her MA in Dance from the Ohio State University.

Instructional Areas

Dance Pedagogy, Modern Technique (all levels), BFA Capstone Seminar

Creative Practice and Research Interests

Performance, Teaching Dance for Special Needs Students, Dance for Camera/Choreography