Garth Fagan Dance has announced Karen Brown, also known as KB, has been appointed as its new executive director, and Stephanie Harris has been named as its new deputy director.
Brown is a former dance professor, and former prinicpal ballerina at the Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Harris, a Rochester native, has a background in non-profit fundraising, and development.
“It’s just the greatest opportunity,” Brown reportedly stated.
According to Fagan, he is excited about the two new hires, and also plans to continue playing an active role in the Rochester-based dance company.
“It’s just the greatest news for us,” he reportedly said.