Professor Andersen received his Master of Arts degree at New York University . He resided in NYC for 14 years. From 1986-1997 he was a soloist with the Nikolais & Murray Louis Dance Co. With the company he performed worldwide, participated in the creation of important roles, has taught at the studio in NYC and presented workshops throughout the world. With the department at SUU he choreographs, teaches improvisation, composition, modern dance technique, tap dance technique & is co-advisor for the Orchesis Modern Dance Club. He has choreographed for the Utah Shakespearean Festival and continues to teach and choreograph both domestically and internationally.
Mr. Andersen in "Au Contraire"; Imago Compagnia di Danza Contemporanea (1991)
Mr. Andersen in "Four Brubeck Pieces"; Nikolais/Louis Dance Company (1996)