Allyn Ginns Ayers

Rehearsal Director & Dancer

United States

Allyn joined Dance NOW! in 2014 and is thrilled to be expanding her role with the company as Rehearsal Director. In her time with Dance NOW!, Allyn has performed a variety of works in Dance NOW!s repertory and has been honored to perform lead roles in Lacrymosa (Edward Stierle), Ritmo Jondo (Doris Humphrey), and Light Rain Pas de Deux  (Gerald Arpino)(u/s).

Allyn grew up in Sacramento, California, where she trained with Pamela Hayes Classical Ballet. She graduated from Barnard College in 2009 with a BA, cum laude, in Economic History with a Dance minor. While at Barnard, Allyn performed works by Gabri Christa, Marius Petipa, Robert La Fosse, and Vaslav Nijinsky and trained with Allegra Kent, Robert La Fosse, Cynthia Anderson, and Katie Glasner. Allyn has danced with Gin Dance Company in Washington, DC and mishiDance in New York, NY.

Allyn received a JD from Georgetown University Law Center in 2012 and is an attorney admitted to practice in New York and Florida. She is currently the Director of the nonprofit legal services program LegalARTLink at Locust Projects, providing legal assistance to artists in Florida.
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