Meaghan Novoa/Novoa Dances
Meaghan Novoa is a dancer and choreographer from Atlanta, GA, currently residing in Boise,ID. While living in Atlanta, she had the opportunity to perform with companies such as Southern Arc Dance Theatre, City Gate Dance Theater, Room To Move Dance Company, Liquid Sky and Professional Bodies. Other notable opportunities included performing with Dance Canvas for their annual choreographic performance series, participating in the 22nd & 24th annual Modern Atlanta Dance Festival as a dancer and choreographer, collaboration with singer/songwriter Kate Coleman, and being a background aerialist for the CW’s “The Originals,” season 5.
In summer of 2018, she relocated to Portland, OR and began dancing with Automal Dance Company. Her favorite performance opportunities included performing at the 2018 Galaxy Dance Festival, 2019 Fertile Ground Festival and alongside band Lili St. Anne for their most recent EP release concert.
In spring of 2019, Meaghan relocated to Boise and began working with Idaho Dance Theatre as a dancer and choreographer. In 2020, she completed her first feature length dance film, “Fortress,” completed during her studio space residency at MING Studios. She also received a grant from Idaho Commission On The Arts for the same project. In 2021, she has completed two collaborative dance films including “G(host)”, a film she co-choreographed with Caitlin Cullen as part of their studio AIR residency at Surel’s Place and “B(loom where you) are (plant)ed,” created with videographer/musician Sean Dahlman, commissioned for the 2021 Mixtape Dance Festival in Atlanta, GA. Meaghan Novoa is a Boise City Department of Arts & History grant recipient for Fiscal Year 2021 for a new, evening length work “Anagnorisis” that she created with collaborator Sean Dahlman and premiered in June 2021. For more information on her work please visit www.novoadances.com