Koryn Ann Wicks is a choreographer and dancer based in Los Angeles. She is on faculty at CalArts where she teaches contemporary, dance composition and the integration of dance and various forms of digital media. She received her MFA in dance at the University of California, Irvine. Koryn’s work has been shown in New York, Southern California, Montreal, Canada and Rome, Italy. Koryn has danced professionally with diverse companies including Armitage Gone!, Teresa Fellion/Bodystories, Transitheart Productions, Kinetic Architecture, and Classical Contemporary Ballet Theatre.
Koryn graduated from the Ailey School with a Certificate of Dance with Honors and holds a BA in Political Science from the CUNY Baccalaureate Program where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and was a Thomas W. Smith Fellowship recipient. She has also studied dance with numerous acclaimed institutions including The Movement Invention Project, Steps on Broadway, The Next Stage Project, Adelphi University, Toronto Dance Theatre, Canadian Children’s Dance Theatre, and the Quinte Ballet School.