Amelia Reeber
Mar – Apr, 2012

Amelia Reeber performs, dances, choreographs, practices BodyTalk.  Using dance as a medium for self knowledge and transformation, she has created many short works that reflect her interest in the narrative of the body in relationship with time/space, landscape, humor,and the human experience.   In 2010, Amelia produced/performed an evening length solo, this is a forgery.  This work was presented in Philadelphia, Minneapolis, San Francisco, and Seattle as part of SCUBA 2011.

Amelia has performed in four works by seminal American choreographer Deborah Hay and toured internationally during 2008-09. Reeberʼs solo, Peak and Draft, was presented with Mountain in the Northwest Artist Series at On the Boards and, while traveling in Cambodia, Amelia had the opportunity to perform that work for the Khmer Arts Ensemble.

Amelia has collaborated with and performed for a range of fantastic artists and is continually inspired by her fellow artists, friends and teachers. She was a founding member of Foot In Mouth, a choreographer/composer collaboration whose work was presented as part of OtB’s Northwest Artist Series at in 2005. Also in 2005, she toured Pat Graney Companyʼs The Vivian Girls.

In 2010, she was the Velocity Dance Centerʼs  Choreographer in Residence.

She has received support for her work from City of Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs, 4Culture, smART ventures, Artist Trust and more. She was 2006 Artist Trust Fellowship recipient in choreography. In December 2009, Amelia won the Joyce Theaterʼs A.W.A.R.D. Show! 2009 at On the Boards.