Erin is the Artistic and Executive director of NYC-based Malleable Dance Theater, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2007.
She received her BFA in Dance and French from Western Michigan University (2001) and continued her studies at the Centre Chorégraphique National de Montpellier in France.
choreography has been presented in New York at numerous venues including Joe's Pub
(at the Public Theater), HERE Arts Center
, The Riverside Theatre, Chocolate Factory Theater and Theater
for the New City; nationally and internationally at the Prague International Dance Festival, the fringe Festival of Independent Dance Artists in Toronto (fFIDA), Dance Place (Washington, D.C.), and Painted Bride Art Center
currently conducts yearly residencies at the United Nations International School
was Artist-in-Residence for two consecutive years with Education for the Arts (MI).
has received the Irving S. Gilmore Emerging Artist Grant (MI) twice.
has studied composition with Dawn Stoppiello and Mark Coniglio of Troika Ranch, Margo Sappington and Mark Dendy, and has performed the work of Noemie LaFrance, Charles Moulton, David Dorfman, Lisa Race, Lar Lubovitch, and Kathleen Hermesdorf.