photo by sally cohn

photo by sally cohn

Leah Crosby
Making It Artist Educator

leahcrosby@dancetheyard.org

Leah Crosby graduated summa cum laude with a BFA in Performance and Choreography from Ohio University's Honors Tutorial College and is a certified yoga teacher. Crosby has performed with Mickie Geller, Gladys Bailin, Bread&Puppet Theater, Yoshiko Chuma, The Median Movement, Urban Bush Women, Doug Neilsen, and others. Her own choreographic work has been performed at ACDFA East Central, Ohio University, Wilson College, Alfred University, The Yard, and many outdoor and nontraditional spaces. 
Leah has just moved to the island year-­‐round as one of The Yard's Making It Teaching Artists, where she co-teaches a creative dance curriculum, titled Making It, that is offered to all Vineyard Public and Charter Schools. When she's not dancing with grown ups or kids, Leah likes to play in other people's gardens, pet other people's cats, make puppets, make music, and make pickles.