Olivia Moriarty has been dancing since age 4, training in ballet at Dancing Arts Center and Mass Ballet, and modern under Perla Joy Furr. She holds a B.A. in Theatre Education and Acting from Emerson College, where she was a choreographer, dancer, and Executive Board member of Emerson Dance Company (EDC) and choreographer for Emerson Stage’s X-Dance. In 2016-2017, she created, attended movement SLAMs, and performed with local movement company ParadiseMoves. She is a full-time middle school theatre teacher and director, and a freelance choreographer, choreographing for numerous schools and community theaters in Massachusetts. She is excited to graduate with her M.A. in Theatre Directing from Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts on May 7. Olivia joined Nozama in 2018.