Faculty Profile for Shay Lee Hartung-Ishii

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Shay Lee Hartung-Ishii
Lecturer — Department of Theatre & Dance
JOW 100
phone: (512) 245-2147

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Choreographer, In saffron-colored mantle. June 2018 - October 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018 Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX.
    • Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 - October 20, 2018 Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre; Texas State University, San Marcos, TX.
  • Costume Designer, In saffron-colored mantle. June 2018 - October 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018 Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX.
    • Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 - October 20, 2018 Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre; Texas State University, San Marcos, TX.
  • Performer, In saffron-colored mantle. June 2018 - October 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018 Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX.
  • Producer, Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018 Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TXq.
  • Artistic Director, Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dancestry...provenance. June 9, 2018 Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TXq.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Deparmental Achievement Award for Scholarly/Creative Activity, Department of Theatre and Dance. November 2017 - July 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: #1 of Top 10 Thrills No Frills, Jonelle Seitz Dance Critic for Austin Chronicle. January 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Fresh and Forward Thinking, Dancestry, Austin American Statesman, Best of Austin Arts 2015. May 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Fresh and Forward Thinking, Dancestry, Austin American Statesman, Best of Austin Arts. May 2016
  • Award / Honor Nominee: “Best Concert,” Dancestry, Austin Critics Table. May 2016

Selected Grants

  • Hartung-Ishii, Shay Lee. Luminaria, $2200. (Funded: March 2013). Grant.
  • Hartung-Ishii, Shay Lee. City of Austin Special Opportunities Grant, $750. (Funded: 2007). Grant.
  • Hartung-Ishii, Shay Lee. Graduate Thesis Concert Grant, Sam Houston State University. (Funded: 2005). Grant.
  • Hartung-Ishii, Shay Lee. Honors Thesis Grant, Southwest Texas University. (Funded: 1996). Grant.
  • Hartung-Ishii, Shay Lee. City of Austin Cultural Contract 2018-2019 Season, Municipal, $5994. (Funded: February 2019 - July 2019). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Advisor
Orchesis Dance Company
August 2017-Present
Other
Student Concert Attendance Committee
2016-Present
Other
Senior Exit Survey Committee for Department of Theatre & Dance
2016-Present
Other
Senior Appreciation Committee for Department of Theatre & Dance
2016-Present
Adjudicator
Intermediate Modern Dance Technique Jury
October 2016-Present