Studio Manager + Work Study Coordinator
A native from Seattle, Mariah Eastman graduated in 2017 with a degree in Dance and Choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University. Eastman presented Live from Chicago! at j e l l o and Small Plates Brooklyn. “Gesturing Steps” was presented in A New Light Showcase January 2019 and an excerpt of “Patternalia” in 2020. Her piece “Efforts of Contemplation'' has been selected and presented in New York, Baltimore and Richmond, VA from August 2018 through June 2019. In September 2020, she presented her first evening-length work called Patternalia. Then in June 2021, she presented Café Cortado, a collaboration with local Chicago coffee shops.