Awards and Press

RECENT PERFORMANCE CREDITS/AWARDS:

Best of the Bay 2016-2017 Award Winner (2 Categories)

  • Best Dance Performance: Rameau: Le Temple de la Gloire, New York Baroque Dance Company
  • Best Opera Performance: Le Temple de la Gloire, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale

“The Bacchic celebrations of Act 2 were pure joy, enlivened by the presence of Meggi Sweeney Smith as a quizzical, high-stepping ostrich.” SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 30 by Joshua Kosman

Check out a few of the beautiful photos, videos, and reviews below:

RECENTLY PUBLISHED:

2016

AWARDS and GRANTS:

2015

  • Recognition of Excellence in Graduate Dance Education Thesis
    Teaching Artistry Through Historic Modern Forms of Dance: Humphrey, Limón, and Sokolow

2014

  • Co-Writer, MAP FUND Grant awarded to Yasuko Yokoshi
  • 21st Century Scholarship, NYU Steinhardt

2013

  • New York State Dance Education Association Student Scholarship

2012

  • Southern Illinois University Music Department – Carbondale, IL
    Baroque Dance Guest Artist for the Guest Artist Grant, Lecturer and Performer

2006

  • School of Fine Arts Collaborative Initiative Award
  • University of Kansas, Undergraduate Research Award
    The Dancing Chorus of the Greek Tragedy
  • Sara and Mary Edwards Paretsky Award for Creativity
    Honorable Mention
  • Elizabeth Sherbon Dance Award

2005

  • Phillips-Stone Dance Award

2003

  • 4-Year Dance Scholarship, University of Kansas