Becky Radway, Choreographer
Becky Radway grew up outside of Philadelphia, where she trained intensively in gymnastics before transitioning to ballet and modern dance. She received her BA in Dance Performance and Choreography from Goucher College in Baltimore, MD. Since moving to NY, she has had the pleasure of performing with the Kevin Wynn Collection, Heidi Latsky Dance, Ezra Caldwell, Incidents Physical Theater, MariaColacoDance, Meghan McCoy, and iN.D.dance/Nicole Durfee & Dancers. She is a founding member of Collective Dance NY, an organization dedicated to creating performance opportunities for independent artists through financial, administrative, and artistic collaboration. Currently, CDNY has produced three full-length productions, performing to sold-out audiences in both NY and DC. She also presents work through her own company, Becky Radway Dance Projects.
Danica Kalemdaroglu, Choreographer
Danica Kalemdaroglu has a love of movement that is only paralleled by her love of teaching. She has been a dancer for over twenty-five years, and completed a BA in dance performance/choreography from Goucher College as well as an MFA in performance/choreography from the University of Colorado in Boulder. During her career, she has performed in the works of numerous renowned choreographers including Bebe Miller, Kevin Wynn, Trisha Brown, Martha Graham, Miguel Gutierez, and Amir Kolben. Her own choreography has been showcased along the east coast and in Colorado. Danica is the co-artistic director/founder of New York based company, Collective Dance NY, which features cutting edge work from emerging choreographers. She is also a fully certified Pilates instructor through The Pilates Center in Boulder, CO. Prior to her re-location to Richmond, Danica taught and danced professionally throughout the DC metro area.
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