Aria Roach

Aria Roach is a Vermont-raised, New York City-based dance artist. She holds a B.F.A. in dance & choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University (summa cum laude). She spent a semester at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and received a VCUarts Dean’s International Study Grant. She also appeared in works by Martha Curtis and Autumn Waddell, and in Kara Robertson’s Amid at the American College Dance Association’s National Festival (John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts). She has since performed for Eva Dean Dance, The Moving Architects, Merce Cunningham Trust, Nicoletta Serio, Zoe Walders, DanceTheYard, and Wild She Dances. Her creative work includes appearances in James Fotopoulos’s La Belle et la Bête, Dandelot’s “Tutu” music video, Target’s All in Motion ad campaign, and video/photographic collaborations with Barbara Shore, gwen charles, and Sherrie Nickol. She is the General Manager for Caleb Teicher & Company, and a Teaching Artist at Dancewave and the Mark Morris Dance Center. IG: @aria.roach | Web: ariaroach.com