Guest Choreographer (2016)
Erika Randall received her MFA in choreography from The Ohio State University and is presently an Associate Professor and Director of Dance at the University of Colorado Boulder. Erika has worked with Teena Marie Custer, Megan Odom, Sydney Skybetter, Michelle Ellsworth, Sara Hook, David Parker, the Mark Morris Dance Group and Buglisi/Foreman Dance. Erika’s choreography for stage has been seen in four countries and over a dozen states. She is also a founding member of the Seattle born company Cava-Parker Dance whose new home is in Puebla, Mexico. The Columbus Movement Movement (cm2), the organization Erika formed in 2004 to support contemporary dance in Columbus, OH, was named one of Dance Magazine’s “Top 25 to Watch” in 2007. Her dancefilms, “Less,” “More, “Self Defense,” and “Down for the Count,” created with collaborators, Daniel Beahm and Markas Henry, have screened at festivals like the Sans Souci Dance Cinema Festival, the Starz Denver Film Festival, the Florence GLBT Film Festival in Italy, and the Façade Film Festival in Bulgaria. Their award-winning feature film, “Leading Ladies,” played 65 festivals worldwide.