Rednerrus Feil Dance Company

Amy E. Llanes

Founder/ choreographer for Rednerrus Feil Dance Company, Llanes holds a Bachelor of        Fine Arts (2006) and a Master of Fine Arts (2011) degree in Dance from Sam Houston State      University. During her years in academia she had the privaledge of studying with artists such   as Dr. Cindy Gratz, Dana and Betty Nicolay, Andy Noble and Dionne Sparkman Noble of NobleMotion Dance, Jennifer Pontius, Erin Reck, Kista Tucker of Kista Tucker Dance, and Melissa Wynn of Dangerous Lorraines Dance Theatre. Llanes received the 2003 Chi Tau Epsilon Dance Honor's Society Scholorship for Outstanding Choreography, the SHSU Choreographer of the Year Award (2004, 2010), Dance Service Award (2009, 2011), Costume Design Award (2009), three Travel Grants from SHSU Graduate Studies Program and a Special Projects Grant from the College of Arts and Sciences. Her work has been showcased at the American College Dance Festival, DanceHouston, Pilot: Choreographers Take Flight, Big Range Houston: Dance Gathering, Brazos Contemporary Dance Festival, Dance Gallery: Houston meets New York, Houston Fringe Festival and numerous venues throughout Texas and Louisiana. Through arts outreach, Llanes co-founded MICS: A Weekend of Choreography with colleage Jennifer Hart Salter, founded the Annual Huntsville Community Dance Concert, and teamed up with the Wynn Home Arts Center in Huntsville, TX to offer free dance courses to the community youth. Since moving to Houston, Llanes sits as adjunct dance faculty for Lone Star College and Houston Community College.

Other Than choreographed by Jennifer Salter featuring Amy Llanes
photography by Jennifer Salter