Stephen Welsh has been dancing and choreographing professionally in NYC and Philly for decades. After receiving his MFA from Temple University, he danced with Anna Sokolow, Jeanne Ruddy, Dance Fusion, TRAPEZIUS Aerial Dance and in the works ofDoug Varone, Moses Pendleton, Murray Louis, Jane Comfort and Jose Limon. His choreography has received numerous grants including a Rockefeller Foundation Grant, a PCA Grant, a Five-County Cultural Arts Grant and a Pew Foundation-funded audience development project. As a board member of Indigenous Pitch, he writes grants to fund their extensive dance outreach programs for at-risk youth. He also teaches technique/composition at Eastern University, Drexel U., CCP, MCCC and most recently at Girls High.