Melinda Jean Myers

Melinda Jean Myers (Chicago, IL) grew up in Stevens Point, Wisconsin where she trained in dance and music from a young age. She received her MFA from University of Iowa in 2012 and BFA from New York University in 2005. Melinda was a member of Trisha Brown Dance Company (NYC) from 2006-2010 and performed throughout Europe, South America and the U.S. She has re-staged Trisha Brown’s repertory at BARD College, University of Iowa and Washington University.

Melinda is currently residing in Chicago where she teaches dance, creates choreographic works, and is a member of Lucky Plush Productions. Her choreography and one woman cabarets have been presented throughout the Midwest, NYC, Germany and South Korea.