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Susan Deutsch
Susan Deutsch
Adjunct Assistant Professor



Ellen Forman Dance Studio Office, Mandell Theater Lobby 1032

Susan Deutsch danced professionally for over 30 years. She was the movement coach/rehearsal director for several Philadelphia companies and has taught modern dance in the city since 1980.

For the past 31 years Susan has been a somatic movement educator. She was Certified at the Laban Institute of Movement Studies in 1987 and is certified through Level 2 in the Franklin Method. She loves to help people deepen their own embodiment skills and gain insights into movement that will help them move with ease and clarity.

She has a private practice working with a diverse group of clientele ranging from dancers to individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities, and people recovering from physical injuries. Along with her Laban and Franklin training, Susan brings Feldenkrais and Zero Balancing to each session.

Susan works at Drexel in both the Drexel Dance program and the Creative Arts Therapy Graduate Program. She also teaches at Circadium, the first higher education circus program in the USA.