megan nicely

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Megan Nicely is a dancer/choreographer, educator, and occasional designer working at the intersection of contemporary dance and Butoh. Independently and with her company, she has performed in New York, San Francisco, Chicago, the UK, and Europe, most recently as a Butoh dancer in the Handel opera Admeto under the direction of Doris Dörrie and Tadashi Endo. She is also a PhD candidate in Performance Studies at Tisch School of the Arts/NYU, holds an MFA in dance from Mills College, has taught in the Performing Arts and Social Justice program at the University of San Francisco, and served on the board of The Field/SF. Her recent artistic collaborations involving dance, video, and live sound will appear in New York and St. Louis in spring 2010.