Personal Page: Karla Parbon
Director of Dance Minor
Karla Parbon is an instructor for the theatre/dance department, where she has shared her training from the Royal Academy of Dance since spring 2008. Her courses have included Jazz I, II and III, Ministry and Choreography, Principles of Movement, and Hip Hop. Each year, Karla takes Whitworth students to the American College Dance Festival, where she presents choreography for adjudication by nationally renowned choreographers, company owners and performers in the field of dance. Karla also serves as the dance ministry leader at Spokane's Life Center Church, where she constructs choreographic aids for sermon topics. She specializes in connecting dance and movement with theological concepts. Karla is passionate about providing Whitworth students with an academic dance experience while being attentive to integrating faith into all of her instruction.
Year Joined Whitworth Theatre/Dance Department: 2008
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