Faculty Profile for LeAnne Smith Smith

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LeAnne Smith Smith
Professor — Department of Theatre & Dance
JOW 178-A
phone: (512) 245-2955

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Artistic Director, Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 - October 20, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 Patti Stickel Harrison Theatre, Performing Arts Center, TxState, San Marcos, TX.
  • Dancer, Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 - October 20, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 Patti Stickel Harrison Theatre, Performing Arts Center, TxState, San Marcos, TX.
  • Producer, Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 - October 20, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Opening Door Dance Theatre: Avante. October 18, 2018 Patti Stickel Harrison Theatre, Performing Arts Center, TxState, San Marcos, TX.
  • Artistic Director, Dance Feeds the Soul. September 9, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dance Feeds the Soul. September 9, 2018 San Marcos High School Performing Arts Center, San Marcos, TX.
  • Associate Producer, Dance Feeds the Soul. September 9, 2018.
    Performances:
    • Dance Feeds the Soul. September 9, 2018 San Marcos High School Performing Arts Center, San Marcos, TX.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi Favorite Professor, Texas State University. May 2018 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Awarded Honorary Doctorate of Naprapathy. October 25, 2008
  • Award / Honor Recipient: The Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching, TX State Nominee. 1999
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Recipient of The Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities. 1994

Selected Grants

  • Smith, LeAnne. Friends of Fine Arts, ODDT, $600. (Funded: 2009). Grant.
  • Smith, LeAnne, Baer, Ana. City of San Marcos Arts Commission, ODDT, Gala, Municipal, $35000. (Funded: 2009). Grant.
  • Smith, LeAnne. City of San Marcos Art Commission, Opening Door Dance Theatre 20th Anniversary Gala, Municipal, $4950. (Funded: 2004). Grant.
  • Smith, LeAnne. University Lectures Grant for Guest Artists, Wendy Hambidge and Louis Kavouras, Texas State University, $1300.00. (Funded: 2002). Grant.
  • Smith, LeAnne. University Lectures Committee for Master Teacher Elizabeth Jones Boswell, Texas State University, $925.00. (Funded: 1997). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Universtiy of Nevad Las Vegas, Dance Department
August 2018-October 2018
Member
Susan Angell Scholarship Committee
September 2018-Present
Member
Tenure and Promotion, College of Fine Arts & Communication
January 2018-Present
Director
Dance Program
2016-Present
Undergraduate Advisor
Dance Certification Degree and Transfer Students
2016-Present