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Reba Adler

Reba Adler Lecturer in Dance (Western Dance History)

Reba Adler earned her bachelor’s degree from Oberlin Conservatory of Music and her MA and PhD in performance studies from New York University. She has lectured in art, dance, film history, and interdisciplinary studies at such institutions as Saint John’s University, Colorado College, Dance Theatre of Harlem, and New York University.

A freelance classical music singer in New York City, Ms. Adler has served as archivist at the Dance Collection, New York Public Library, Lincoln Center, and the Shubert Archive, and has written on various topics in the arts and sports history. In addition to teaching at Purchase College, Ms. Adler teaches at Hunter College, CUNY, and Marymount Manhattan College.

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