Erika Chong Shuch

Folger Theatre: The Conference of the Birds (Helen Hayes nomination, Outstanding Choreography); Kennedy Center: The Gift of Nothing (Associate Director). California Shakespeare Theater: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Tempest, The Comedy of Errors, The Taming of the Shrew; American Conservatory Theater: The Unfortunates (upcoming); Shotgun Players: Eurydice, God’s Ear; Magic Theatre: Lily’s Revenge. Artistic director of Erika Chong Shuch Performance Project, premiered ten original works since 2002. Resident Artist: Berkeley Rep Groundfloor Program; Guest Artist: ACT new works program. Commissioned works for: Daejeon Metropolitan Dance (Daejeon, South Korea); Chang Mu Dance (Seoul, South Korea). Guest Choreographer: Liz Lerman’s Dance Exchange, Corcoran Gallery of Art. Additional Residency: de Young Museum, Headlands Center, Djerassi, UC Berkeley, Mullae Art Space (Seoul, South Korea). Awards: Falstaff Award 2013, Creative Work Fund Award 2015, Rainin Foundation Support 2015, USA Artist nominee 2014, Alpert Award nominee 2011, Theater Communications Group Global Connections Award 2011, Gerbode Foundation Emerging Choreographer Award 2007, Dance USA Irvine Award 2007. Core Faculty Theater Performance Making MFA University of Chichester, UK/ CIIS, SF.

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