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Maya Addie

BFA Class of 2021

Maya Addie was born in Omaha, Nebraska and grew up in Mesa, Arizona, where she began her formal training at the age of three. Maya has spent her summers studying at The School at Jacob’s Pillow Contemporary Program, Abraham In Motion, Rockettes Summer Invitational, Joffrey Ballet School, Complexions Contemporary Ballet, The Ailey School, Giordano Dance Chicago, and Axis Connect. She has performed in works by Darrell Grand Moultrie, Jae Man Joo, Didy Veldman, Amy Hall Garner, Adam Barruch, Marcus Willis, Earl Mosley, Jessica Castro and Martha Nichols. Maya has performed in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France, and the Netherlands as a part of the International Dance Alliance. She has also performed at the Joyce Theater in the New York City Dance Alliance’s Destiny Rising Performance, and at New York University's Skirball Theater in New York City Dance Alliance "Bright Lights Shining Stars" honoring Ann Reinking. Maya was a part of the ensemble in the 2019 Radio City Christmas Spectacular. Maya enjoys all styles of dance and exploring new movement through both improvisation and choreography. She will graduate from the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance in May 2021.