Melissa Britt

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Hometown:

Phoenix, AZ

EPIK Member Since:

2007

Melissa Britt has enjoyed studying movement her entire life. After acquiring her BFA in Dance Performance from Arizona State University in 2004, she then went on to dance with Phoenix-based dance companies Nebellen, Conder Dance, WNBA Phoenix Mercury Hip Hop Squad, Suns dance team, and Suns APS Solar Squad. She received her MFA in Dance with an emphasis in Community Arts from Arizona State University in the Spring of 2010. Currently holding a position as Clinical Professor in ASU’s School of Dance, she is responsible for developing the urban curriculum in addition to teaching Creative Practices and Post Modern Contemporary courses. Melissa has been a part of EPIK Dance Company since 2007 but has known many members for years. EPIK has been the biggest and most inspiring family of dancers and friends.  Over the years, EPIK has given Melissa many opportunities to share her love for artistic creation, community engagement and performance. She is grateful to everyone involved with and in support of the EPIK family!