Hannah Meleokaiao Ayasse

hannah.ayasse@gmail.com

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017    Sierra Leone, 2017 – the beginning, dance film exhibited at Gallery 102, Washington, DC

CHOREOGRAPHY

2018 Vague Clarities, quartet performed at SAFEhouse Arts

Performers: Gwen Hornig, Katherine Neumann, Dominique Nigro, Andrew Rose

2018    Question XXXI, solo performed by Hannah Ayasse, SAFEhouse Arts

2018    Upon Hearing: A Solo, solo performed by Hannah Ayasse, SAFEhouse Arts

2018    Question XXXI, solo performed by Hannah Ayasse, March Performance Primer

2016    Upon Hearing: A Solo, solo performed by Hannah Ayasse, October Performance Primer             

2016    Upon Hearing, An honors thesis in dance, The George Washington University              

Performers: Emily Ariz, Hannah Ayasse, Melanie Eccles, Morgan Furnari, Anya Konecki, Jen Meehan, Linda Ryan, Tanya Thomas

2015    30 Words or Less, quintet performed at The George Washington University                     

            Performers: Katie Banks, Gabby Garruppo, Linda Ryan, Hana Springer, Phoebe Workman

2014    1001 Ways to Get to Anywhere, quartet performed at The George Washington University

            Performers: Melanie Eccles, Marissa Kardon-Weber, Leora Radman, Zoe Tawa 

PERFORMANCE

2018 residual, Courtney Hope and Hien Huyhn for PUSHLab, PUSHfest, San Francisco, CA

2018 The Ashland Shakespeare Festival Green Show, Urban Jazz Dance Company, San Francisco, CA

2018 Psychobotany, Kat Countiss and Friends, Planthaus, Oakland, CA

2018    Art Party, Dynamism Dance Theater, SAFEhouse Arts, San Francisco, CA  

2018    Dream House, Maranda Barry, Oakland, CA

2017    Psychobotany, Kat Countiss and Friends, San Francisco Fringe Festival, CA

2017    Darkness and Light, Dynamism Dance Theater, SAFEhouse Arts, San Francisco, CA         

2015    Wandering Womb, Kelsey Petrie, E.M.P Collective, Baltimore, MD

2014    Heads Revisited, Donna Uchizono, The George Washington University, Washington, DC

2013    Cable Table, Angela Schöpke, The George Washington University, Washington, DC

ONGOING PROJECTS

2016    Exquisite Movement, ongoing collaborative dance video project, Instagram

2015    Movement Study, ongoing personal dance video project, Instagram

2014   Listening Project, ongoing collection of stories from others encompassing Upon Hearing and Common Ground

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018 Dancer, Urban Jazz Dance Company

2017    Dancer, Sandbox Series with Antoine Hunter and Charles Slender-White, ODC

2017    Dancer, Dynamism Dance Theater

2015    Intern, Maida Withers Dance Company

 

EDUCATION

The George Washington University, B.A. Dance and Psychology (summa cum laude), 2016          

Studied Under:

Maida Withers

Dana Tai Soon Burgess