CRYSTAL U. DAVIS
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Crystal U. Davis is an independent, performer/choreographer originally from North Carolina. Her work has been renowned by an eclectic community of adjudicators and audiences from Donald McKayle to Peggy Hackney to the royal family of Jodhpur, India. Ms. Davis earned her B.A. in Religious Studies with a minor in Dance from Emory University, her M.F.A. in dance from Texas Woman’s University, her Masters in Performance Studies from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and her Laban-Bartenieff Movement Analysis certification from Integrated Movement Studies. Her academic research focuses on the relationship between religion and movement with a specialty in folk and classical dance forms of India, forms she has taught and performed internationally. She has performed and served as rehearsal director for various Modern and East-Indian dance companies. Currently Ms. Davis is expanding her work in an endeavor called the Movement Artistry Project (M.A.P.) © 2006, a holistic educational organization that brings the movement arts to venues within the arts community and beyond.