(Maggie Allesee)
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The names Maggie and Bob Allesee are synonymous with community support and philanthropy. In 2000, Maggie named the Department of Dance with a generous gift. Later, when the Department of Dance merged with Theatre, the department became the Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance.

Maggie has been a member of the Department of Dance support group known as The Choreographers and the Theatre support group, The Understudies. She has helped support every major dance initiative at Wayne State, including the annual summer dance intensive with Complexions Contemporary Dance.

Maggie also supported the program's regular appearance at the American College Dance Festival. Maggie has also provided gifts to support the Rose Marie Floyd fund for ballet and the Hilberry Gateway Performance Complex.

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