Dia Dearstyne

(Instructor)

A professional modern dancer with over 15 years of performing and teaching experience. She hold a B.F.A. from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. A recent transplant to Tucson from Brooklyn, NY, Dia spent the majority of her past 8 years dancing for the Mari Meade Dance Collective l MMDC in NYC as well as projects with Ivy Baldwin Dance, touche pas dance, and Amanda Hinchey and Dancers. Her own choreography has been shown at Dance New Amsterdam (NYC), The Tank Theater (NYC), Judson Church (NYC), Excello Dance Space (Miami), and the 10th Annual Capitol Fringe Festival (Washington D.C.).