Joanna Lees

Graduate SAC Chair in Dance


My name is Joanna Lees and I am a choreographer, performer, teacher and administrator out of Minneapolis, MN. I am the Executive Director, Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of the Minneapolis company, Alternative Motion Project ( My choreographic work has been presented in New York City, Glen Ellyn, IL, Louisville, KY and Kalamazoo, MI. I graduated cum laude with distinction from The Ohio State University with a BFA in Dance in 2007. I amcurrently in my third year at the University of Utah’s MFA Modern Dance Program in the School of Dance. I plan to continue dancing, choreographing, and teaching after graduation. The best way to contact me is through email at .