LARISSA ASEBEDO originally hails from Denver, Colorado and graduated summa cum laude from the Conservatory of Dance at SUNY Purchase. There, she completed her BFA in dance and minor in psychology while also studying abroad in Perth, Australia. Since moving to Brooklyn, Larissa has had the pleasure of working professionally with Rachel Germond, Daniel Gwirtzman, Megan Mizanty, Kensaku Shinohara, L’Opera de Lyon, and the Merce Cunningham Trust. Larissa joined Stephen Petronio Company in 2020 and enjoys her other vocation teaching dance to kids and teens.

Photo by Sarah Silver.