Rebecca June Margolick
Rebecca June Margolick
Dancer . Choreographer
Brooklyn . New York
Rebecca Margolick was born in Vancouver, Canada and is based in Brooklyn, NY. She was a company member of Sidra Bell Dance New York from 2012-2016 and currently dances with Chuck Wilt's UNA Projects. She performed in Jerome Bel’s ‘The Show Must Go On’ at The Joyce Theater in 2016 and has worked with the following artists Patricia Norowol, Maya Orchin, Lileana Blain-Cruz, Chris Devita, Derrick Belcham, Emily Terndrup, Shay Kuebler, Ashley Robicheaux, Barak Marshall and Aszure Barton among others.
In 2017, Rebecca was selected for a three week residency at Derida Dance Center in Sofia, Bulgaria, where she created a new solo piece titled Ministry. while teaching a three week workshop to DancePORT Derida. This project was supported by the GPS/Global Practice Sharing program of Movement Research with funding from the Trust for Mutual Understanding. Her solo Ministry. has been performed in Sofia, NYC, Poland, and at the ArtsWells Festival in B.C Canada. In 2015/16 she was a LABA Fellow at the 14th St Y NYC with her co-director Maxx Berkowitz, where they developed the multidisciplinary piece birds sing a pretty song that premiered at the 14th St Y Theater in NYC and Chutzpah!PLUS Festival in Vancouver in May 2017. The piece has since toured to Sofia at the Azaryan Theater NDK, Jerusalem at Machol Shalem Dance House, San Diego at the David and Dorothea Garfield Theater and in Montreal at Festival Quartiers Danses in Montreal. Rebecca has created a new work on DancePORT Derida titled Palace. that was presented at the Azaryan Theater and created a revision of the work on Michiyaya Dance in New York titled ‘Palace.ii”.
She was an assistant lecturer at UArts in Philadelphia co-directing the Sophomore Performance and Coaching Project alongside Sidra Bell. She has guest taught at SFU, Rutgers, The Ailey School, Tanz Farm Atlanta, NYU Tisch, Arts Umbrella, Carmina Slovenica, Derida Dance Center and Island Mountain Arts. Rebecca trained at Arts Umbrella in Vancouver B.C and graduated with an Honours B.F.A. from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts at, winning the J.S Seidman Award upon graduation.