Joanna Warren is a New York based dancer, maker and writer. A recent graduate, Joanna holds a BA in dance from Bard College where she received the John Bard award for academic achievement and the Don Parker award for dance. She has had the pleasure of performing in new works by Anna Sperber, Beth Gill and Sarah Michelson as well as Trisha Brown repertory and the work of her peers. In her time at Bard, Joanna curated, hosted and coordinated a new student run performance series called Pechakucha and was an editor of the associated publication. Joanna is interested in the formation of communities and accessible performance spaces by creating platforms for her peers to show work, receive feedback and enjoy a supportive, celebratory environment.