Stephanie Saywell is an NYC-based choreographer, performer, poet, clown, dramaturg, and devised-theatre maker. She holds a Certificate of Completion from the Dell' Arte International School of Physical Theatre's Professional Training Program, plus a BA in Dance and a BA in Written Arts from Bard College. In addition to apprenticing for and dancing repertory by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Stephanie has had the pleasure of performing for Arthur Avilés, Paul Matteson, Peter Kyle, Witness Relocation, Sam Asa Pratt, Ainesh Madan, and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She is the 2014 recipient of the Ana Itelman Prize for Choreography, a graduate of Doug Varone's DEVICES 3 choreography intensive and mentorship program, and a recipient of the Streb GO! Commissioning Program for Emerging Artists. Her work has been shown at the Streb Lab for Action Mechanics, the Actors Fund Arts Center, the Mark Morris Dance Center, BAAD!, Movement Research, Triskelion Arts, the Wild Project, Gibney Dance, Green Space, RECESS, New York Live Arts, and the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College.
Stephanie is a 200hr Registered Yoga Teacher through RYS Yoga to the People. She completed an apprenticeship with YttP in 2018 and currently teaches Power Vinyasa at their NYC locations. She is available for group and private classes.