Marcia Miquelon is a dancer, improviser, aerialist, stilt walker movement teacher, and project manager whose background includes ballet, modern dance, improvisation, African, and Latin dance. She joined Cycropia Aerial Dance in 1994, and performed, taught, choreographed, and directed projects with this unique artists’ collective for over 20 years. In 2002, she opened the Mazo Movement Arts Center and co-founded the Wild Rumpus Circus. She has produced many workshops, festivals, and events featuring internationally known teaching artists, particularly in contact improvisation and aerial dance, and she has worked as a teacher and performer in locales including Andara, Namibia; Boeblingen, Germany; and Doha, Qatar. She holds a BA (modern studies) from the University of Virginia, a 200-hour yoga teacher certification, and an adjunct certification in the Skinner Releasing Technique (dance/movement).