Disability Artistry and Projects Associate
Morgaine De Leonardis, of Jersey City, New Jersey is a movement based Artist and Administrator with a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography from Temple University. There she performed in multiple MFA Thesis concerts, developed improvisational methods of choreography, and became immersed in the HipHop community of Philadelphia. Morgaine co-produced the Raritan Valley Community College Dance Alumni Concert this past March and is currently producing, choreographing, and performing in a multi-media collaborative instillation The Sun Gate with performances in New York City and Philadelphia throughout the summer of 2018. She is currently dancing with GiBa Moves, studying with Molly Shanahan in Chicago yearly, and is featured in Ava Luna’s music video Childish premiering this August. Morgaine is thrilled to be working in the Performance and Residency Programs at Gibney and is highly interested in creating a platform for fellow emerging artists as well as facilitating collaborative environments.