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Megan Bridge


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Megan Bridge is a dancer, choreographer, curator, and dance writer. She currently serves as the Executive Director of thINKingDANCE and co-directs fidget, a platform for her collaborative work with sound artist Peter Price. fidget has toured  to New York, Berlin, Vienna, Zurich, Dresden, Poznan, Arizona, and Johannesburg. In 2009, Bridge and Price founded thefidget space, a hub for research and experimental performance which has hosted dozens of local, national, and international artists. Bridge has worked as a dancer with choreographers and companies such as Group Motion, Jerome Bel, Lucinda Childs, David Gordon, Susan Rethorst, and Willi Dorner, and has studied with Deborah Hay, Xavier LeRoy, Jan Fabre, and Miguel Guittierez. She writes and edits for  thINKingDANCE.net, and has published articles in Dance Chronicle, Dance Magazine, and Pointe Magazine. She holds a BFA in dance from SUNY Purchase, and lives in a warehouse in Kensington, Philadelphia with her husband and two kids. www.thefidget.org