Megan Flynn, originally from Mystic, CT, is the artistic director of the Philadelphia-based Megan Flynn Dance Company (MFDC). She earned her MFA in Dance from the University of California, Irvine; a BFA in Dance, summa cum laude, from Newcomb College, Tulane University; and a Professional Diploma in Dance Studies from the Laban Centre in London.
Megan danced professionally in New York City and Boston with David Parker & The Bang Group, Kathy Westwater, Eliza Miller Dance, EgoArt, Inc. and Jimena Bermejo. Performances include: New York Live Arts, Joe’s Pub, Movement Research at Judson Church, Danspace Project, Boston Center for the Arts, 92nd St. Y, Summer Stages Dance Festival, Green Street Studios and Outside the Box Festival. Additional performances abroad include: Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Daghdha Mentoring Program (Ireland); Brighton Fringe (England); Resolution! Festival (England); The Russia Project (Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Ekaterinburg, Russia); and the Dance Improvisation & Choreography Festival (Spain). Megan has performed and presented her own work in Pennsylvania, New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, California, and abroad.
In addition to her work with the NADINE Project and MFDC, Megan is an Assistant Professor of Dance at Muhlenberg College. She previously taught at UC Irvine, MiraCosta College, and Milton Academy, and as a guest teacher for the Delaware Valley Dance Academy, Summer Stages Dance at Concord Academy, and the Boston Ballet School. For more information: www.flynndance.org
Works Created at the NADINE Project:
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