Photo by Laurence Agenor

Photo by Laurence Agenor

About

Ariel Asch is a New York-Based choreographer, dancer, dance educator.  She graduated in 2011 summa cum laude from Fordham University/Alvin Ailey with her BFA in Dance and a minor in philosophy. In 2017 she completed her Masters in Dance Education at Hunter University as a Lincoln Center Scholar.  Ariel founded the indie-ballet collaborative, a interdisciplinary performance group where she acted as choreographer, producer, and artistic director in 2012 (www.indieballet.com).   In fall of 2015 she started a dance program at University Neighborhood High School in the lower east side.  Ariel also taught movement for actors at HB studio from 2013-2016, and teaches Improvisation for Joffrey’s Jazz and Contemporary program.  Her choreographic work has been shown at Symphony Space, Citigroup Theater, Dance New Amsterdam, Center for Performance Research, and more.  Most recently Ariel choreographed a 5 video visual album for the band FOREIGN FIELDS, as well as a music video for the single “Love You With the Lights On” by MORGXN. 

Contact: ariel.lisa.asch@gmail.com