Tristan Koepke (he/him) is a passionate educator with a deep belief in process-oriented learning, and student-directed learning outcomes. With a deep sensitivity to multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural perspectives, he teaches dance, movement, somatics, dance and somatics history, embodiment philosophy, and dance theory. Koepke leads workshops and master classes around the United States, including the Bates Dance Festival where he has served as Associate Director of the Young Dancers Intensive since 2016. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor at Bates College, where he teaches a range of classes between theory and practice.
Videos of movement classes are available below, courtesy of the Bates Dance Festival.