MEGAN WRIGHT was born in New York City and raised in Maine. She joined Stephen Petronio Company in 2016 and is co-director of the company’s education program. From 2013-2016, she danced with the Margaret Jenkins Dance Company in San Francisco, touring nationally and internationally. In 2014, Wright served as assistant to Katharine Hawthorne at Springboard Danse Montréal. In 2016 she was an apprentice with Kate Weare Company. She is a founding member of Maurya Kerr’s tinypistol, and has performed with Hope Mohr Dance, Christian Burns, Robert Moses’ Kin, RAWdance, and many others. She serves on the board of Hope Mohr Dance (San Francisco, CA) and handles marketing and social media for the National Center for Choreography at The University of Akron (Akron, OH). She is a 2009 graduate of the Walnut Hill School of the Arts.



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