Sonya Tayeh | dancer + choreographer
Sonya Tayeh is a NYC based choreographer and director. Selected credits include: You’ll Still Call Me By Name, (Commissioned by New York Live Arts); Martha Graham Dance Company/Lamentation Variation Series;Foresight/Hindsight (Commissioned by Cape Dance Festival); Hundred Days (New York Theatre Workshop/ Dir. Anne Kauffman); The Skin Of Our Teeth(TFANA/ Dir. Arin Arbus); Andrew Lippas’ The Wild Party (City Center Encores!/ Dir. Leigh Silverman); Iphigenia in Aulis (Classic Stage Company / Dir. Rachel Chavkin), Kung Fu(Signature Theatre / Dir. Leigh Silverman), The Last Goodbye (Old Globe / Dir. Alex Timbers); Kylie Minogue/Aphrodite Tour; Florence and The Machine; Brit Awards, The Voice, American Idol; Miley Cyrus/Gypsy Heart Tour. Tayeh has received many accolades for her versatile work including two Emmy nominations, a Drama Desk nomination, and the Lucile lortel and Obie award for Outstanding Choreography. Upcoming projects: The Lucky Ones (Spring 2018 /Ars Nova, Dir Anne Kauffman); Moulin Rouge! (Spring 2018 / Dir Alex Timbers).