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Michele Ainza

Michele Ainza is a dance & somatic educator, director and artist with an MFA in Choreography from CalArts, CLMA from IMS based out of the University of Utah, BFA in Dance from Ohio University and holds a 500 E-RYT & YACEP certification via Yoga Alliance. Her past notable academic positions are as follows: Professor and […]

Lucie Baker

Raised in Seattle, Lucie Baker choreographs, performs, practices, and teaches concert and social dance forms. Graduating from The Juilliard School in 2008, Baker has worked with artists such as Jane Comfort, Tamar Rogoff, Erica Essner, Adam Barruch, Sidra Bell, Wade Madsen, Colemxn Pester, Yara Travieso, Phantom Limb Company, Seattle Opera, Arc Dance, Chamber Dance Company, […]

Corrie Befort

Corrie Befort is a dance artist working between choreography, visual, and textile design to translate sensation-based ideas into performances, objects, sets, films and scores. “Unnamed Shapes” is her current experimental performance project. Corrie co-directs hybrid company LIMITS with sound artist Jason E Anderson, intersects often with NYC dance artist/scientist Beth Graczyk and Seattle composer Tom […]

Liz Corwin

Liz Corwin is a practicing physical therapist who holds a Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from Elon University and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Dance and Human Physiology.  She is a board certified Sports Clinical Specialist and serves on the board of directors for Seattle Dance and Performing Arts Medicine. Her dancing has taken her […]

Erricka Turner Davis

Erricka Turner Davis has performed with Poetry+Motion, 5th Avenue Theatre, Village Theatre, Chamber Dance Company, Intiman Theatre, Seattle Opera, Sankofa Theatre, Oakland Ballet, and Spectrum Dance Theater. She received her BFA in Ballet Ed. with Honors from The University of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA, and her MFA in Dance from The University of Washington, Seattle, […]

Claudette Evans

Claudette Evans, a student of yoga for more than 20 years, originally trained as a musical theater performer and was an athlete in her youth. She now spends her days as a yoga teacher, teacher trainer, and studio administrator. She is passionate about the study and practice of yoga, as well as the training and […]

Markeith Wiley

California native Markeith Wiley is a multi-dimensional art maker, who creates out of necessity. Their vast movement vocabulary spans a lifetime of influences. As of late, they dabble in dance, sound, theater, a combo of all three or none of the above. Wiley has been an arts educator in Seattle for a while now. When […]