Megan Mizanty

Philadelphia, PA

Megan Mizanty is a dancer, choreographer, teacher and arts administrator. She received a BA in English Literature from Ithaca College, and an MFA in choreography and performance from Temple University. Megan is currently an adjunct professor at Temple University, as well as a communications specialist with Koresh Dance Company. She is a company member with Birds on a Wire Dance Theatre and Band of Artists.

Megan has over twenty years training as a contemporary and modern dancer, and her work has been shown in various Philadelphia venues. Recently, her solo was ask to be performed at the Pennsylvania State Capitol. She is the recipient of Temple University’s Interdisciplinary Arts Grant, for her sustained collaborative work with opera singers and musicians. Her teaching repertoire includes beginner to advanced contemporary dance, improvisation and ballet, as well as creative movement classes for children. Megan is a rigorous advocate of dance’s presence in the social fabric of Philadelphia, and hopes to continue being a dynamic and multi-faceted artistic presence.