VDA Artist Profile #54

The Giant in the Washing Machine//Photo by Karen Pike
The Giant in the Washing Machine//Photo by Karen Pike
Pining for the Moon
Pining for the Moon
Mireya Guerra and Joy Madden in The Storytellers//Photo by Mike Reilly Photography
Mireya Guerra and Joy Madden in The Storytellers//Photo by Mike Reilly Photography
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Joy Madden

Joy Madden is a choreographer, performer and bodyworker. She has performed throughout the US and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. In 2001 she co-founded The Moving Laboratory, an innovative performing arts incubator in Boston, MA. She served as the Managing Director of Boston Dance Alliance from 2000-2003. Since moving to Vermont in 2007, her work has been presented by The Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Burlington Dances, Arts Riot, The Burlington Fringe Festival, UVM, and The Philly Fringe, among others. In 2014 and 2015, she served as Community Mentor for Stephan Koplowitz’s online course, Creating Site Specific Dance and Performance Works, by California Institute of the Arts. Joy joined the VDA Board of Directors in 2019.