Aysha Upchurch


2016 Guest Dance Teaching Artist

Aysha is a dancer, choreographer, and educator.  Based out of the Washington, DC area for over ten years, she blends her dance training and professional backgrounds in youth advocacy and conflict resolution on the stage and in classrooms.  She founded and directed the dance ensemble, Life, Rhythm, Move Project, where she used urban dance to fuse passion and education with artistry.  Her choreography has been featured at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the White House.