Sonia   L.  Chapa

Lecturer I  

Phone: (956) 665-4555
Email: sonia.chapa@utrgv.edu

Ms. Sonia L. Chapa

A result driven professional Dance instructor and Lecturer with a proven record of success. My effectiveness throughout my 25 plus year career in dance as a Business Owner and Educator is in part a result of strong communication and active listening skills, student evaluation, and dedication, commitment and passion for the art of dance. I also posess strong administrative, organizational efficiency skills, and problem solving combined with decisive leadership.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • The Emergence of Flamenco dance
    • How marginalized groups find identity through dance
    • Why latin american dance should be integrated into higher education
  • Education

    • MA, Communication, The University of Texas - Pan American, 2000






Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Sonia Chapa. "An Evening of Ballet & Spanish," Utrgv Ballet Espanol. Edinburg, Texas United States (2017)

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