Faculty & Staff

photo of Anne Tolbert

Anne Tolbert, MA

  • Lecturer II in Dance, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617-287-5640
  • Office Location: McCormack Hall,02,00625

Areas of Expertise



MA, Cambridge/Goddard

Additional Information

Anne Tolbert is a faculty member in the Department of Performing Arts where she alternates teaching Modern Dance, Understanding Dance, Choreography and Dance Theater Workshop, especilally enjoying the process of expanding students' visions of their own creativitiy. She has previously taught at Wheaton College, Brandeis University, and the College of the Holy Cross. She is grateful to all her teachers, including Martha Graham, Mary Anthony, Merce Cuningham, Murray Louis and Alwin Nikolais. Anne danced in the Alwin Nikolais Dance Theater, and has been a choreographer, director and dancer with the Dance Circle Company of Boston. She has also choreographed for the Boston Ballet, Concert Dance Company, and First Night/Boston as well as for theater groups and special events.


Modern Dance
Understanding Dance
Choreography and Dance Theater Workshop