About

Liana Conyers, M.F.A. is a dancer, choreographer, and educator in the mid-Atlantic region. She has performed with Keith Thompson, Jhon Stronks, Wayne Smith, Habib Chester Iddrisu, Masankho Kamsisi Banda, and CORE Performance Company. Her work has been presented at Emory University, Spelman College, U of O, the ACDF NW Conference, Big Range Festival, and Philadiction Movement. In New York, Liana has presented several pieces for Movement Research at the Judson Church. She conceived and performed I Invited Oprah (2017) as part of Dance and Process at The Kitchen under the direction of Moriah Evans and Yve Laris Cohen. Liana was a 2018-2019, New York Live Arts Fresh Tracks Resident Artist advised by Juliana May, where she performed Androids & Pearls and #MeAndDaveChappelle. In 2020, she will present her full-length solo #ImFxckingFunny at New York Live Arts, and engage in an in-process artistic residency at The Chocolate Factory Theater.