Tara Sheena is a dancer, writer, advocate, organizer and arts administrator. She has collaborated on recent performance work with Ivy Baldwin, Kirsten Schnittker, Molly Poerstel, Isabel Lewis, and Nadia Tykulsker. Her writing on dance, performance, and visual art has appeared in many websites and publications, including Culturebot, Hyperallergic, the Brooklyn Rail, and Fjord Review. In addition to Movement Research, Tara has enjoyed working at the Whitney Museum, Fourth Arts Block, The Bessies, and New York Live Arts, among others. She is originally from Detroit, Michigan and graduated from the University of Michigan in 2011 with a BFA in Dance and BA in English.