Melissa Talleda choreographs independently, for various companies, and as the Artistic Director of Shmib Dance

Shmib Dance is a modern dance company founded in Baltimore in 2009, and formed in Chicago in Fall 2014. Shmib seeks to provide engaging works of dance that build curiosity within the viewer while exhibiting the diversities and strengths of the performers.  Shmib investigates the details of the individual human experience while relating these experiences to a greater environment. Shmib Dance runs under the direction of Melissa Talleda, GL-CMA.


Previous Performances:

March 6, 2015- Columbia College Chicago's Alumni Show @ Ruth Page Center for the Arts

June 12-14, 2015- Collected and Conscious produced with Modet Dance Collective @ Links Hall

Symbiotic III Choreography by Melissa Talleda The Collective September 17, 2011
Dress Rehearsal for "The Collective Presents: SHORTS" Performed by: Rachel Novak, Adriana Saldana, Sarah Joy Stallsmith Theatre Project Baltimore, MD January 2012
Choreographed by Melissa Talleda Performed at Goucher College Spring 2009
Performed at Goucher College - April 2008

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