Clare Croft

Clare Croft is a writer, a dance historian and theorist, and sometimes a dramaturg and curator. She is the editor Queer Dance: Meanings and Makings (Oxford 2017), and the author of Dancers as Diplomats: American Choreography in Cultural Exchange (Oxford 2015). Her writing as appeared in The Washington Post, the Austin American Statesman, Theatre Journal, and Dance Research Journal, among other academic and popular venues. Most recently, Clare curated EXPLODE: queer dance at JACK in Brooklyn. Clare holds a PhD in Performance as Public Practice from the University of Texas-Austin. Currently, she is an assistant professor in the Department of Dance at the University of Michigan where she teaches and advises students in the BFA and MFA Dance programs.


MELT Faculty,

MELT Reading Group Facilitator

Past Classes & Events

MELT Reading Group

July 20, 2017