Photo by Panagiotis Andronikidis

Despina Sophia Stamos

Despina Sophia Stamos is a dancer/choreographer living/working in NYC since 1989. Her work has been presented throughout New York City at such venues as Dance Theater Workshop, PS122, PS1 and in Brazil, Greece, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Italy and Puerto Rico.

From 2006 - present, Stamos collaborates with refugees and local dancers in Athens, Greece in a project titled passTRESpass. This year she was joined by Bianca Falco to create passTRESpass 2019 10.0.


Stamos performed with Chen and Dancers, Hikari Baba Dancers, Anahi Galante, the National Caravan Theater, Felix Ruckert, Simone Forti, Zendora Dance Theater, Aspasia Yaga, Wendy Osserman Dance Theater, Blum Dance Theater, Vanessa Walters, the Daisy Spurs, Time Lapse Dance, Abigail Levine, Daria Fain and the Missile Dick Chicks.

She dances with the Hungry March Band and the Mikerline Dance Company. Stamos is founding member of the Modern Dance Awareness Society and a cofounder of Chashama.

Past Classes & Events

Fall Festival | The art of healing: Screening and discussion on embodied practices for self and social healing

December 04, 2019
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