Bio

Stephanie Turner | turnermovingcompany@gmail.com

Stephanie is a dance choreographer, performer and educator based in Providence, RI.  Her work evolves from a deep curiosity for learning through the body, building community and using performance as a process of re-enchanting everyday life.

She has taught Contact Improvisation and Contemporary Dance as an Adjunct Lecturer at Brown University and Salve Regina University, as an independent artist at Headlong, AS220 and as a teaching fellow at Hampshire and Smith College. As the founder/director of The Movement Exchange she produced dance and theater events, hosting local and international artists.  Her choreographic work has been performed in venues throughout New England and Philadelphia.

Stephanie is a visiting artist at the Rhode Island School of Design, Brown University and co-facilitating Contact Improvisation Providence. She is currently performing with Katie McNamara, Michele Bach-Coulibaly, HDC Dance Ensemble + Arc Iris. Stephanie holds a BFA in dance performance from Rhode Island College and MFA in Choreography from Smith College.