Rohan Bhargava (Dancer) works for Greater Ridgewood Youth Council, Kizuna Dance, and 10 Hairy Legs. He is the Artistic Director of Rovaco Dance Company. He is in residence at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center as part of CUNY Dance Initiative.
Jessica Smith (Dancer) is a graduate of the Conservatory of Dance at Purchase College. Jessica is now entering her second season with ZviDance and her first season with Kizuna Dance. She continues to research and show her own work throughout New York City while collaborating with so many people she's met along the way.
Isaac Martin Lerner (Dancer) is a graduate of the Hartt School. He has worked with choreographers such as Adam Barruch, Doug Varone, and Take Ueyama. Since graduating in 2016, he has toured with David Parker’s The Bang Group, and has had the pleasure of working with Jacqui Dugal, Rosie Deangelo, and Cesar Brodermann. Outside of performing, Isaac also directs and choreographs for opera.
Cayla Simpson (Dancer) is a graduate of Southern Methodist University. Cayla has performed works by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, Victor Quijada, Ohad Naharin, Paul Taylor, Christian Burns, and Giocanda Barbuto among others. She now works as a freelance filmmaker and dancies with The Dash Ensemble and Kizuna Dance.
Isabele Rosso (Dancer) was born in Brazil and moved to New York in 2017 to join The Ailey School's Independent Study Program. Since then she has done dance intensives with Batsheva Dance Company, Hofesh Shechter Dance Company, and Vim Vigor Dance Company, among others. Isabele has performed works by Julia Ehrstrand, Patrick Delcroix, Jacqulyn Buglisi, Jennifer Archibald and Carlos dos Santos. Isabele is currently dancing with Spaces of Fontana alongside other freelance projects.
Mallory Galarza (Dancer), a New Jersey native, graduated from Mason Gross School of the Arts and has spent her post graduate time training in contemporary floorwork abroad and throughout the States. Mallory has worked professionally with Shen Wei Dance Arts, LAJAMARTIN, The Movement Playground, Alison Chase/Performance, Summation Dance, and Bryn Cohn + Artists, and has trained at Springboard Dance Montreal, ImpulsTanz Festival, B12, Tanzfabrik Berlin, and VIM VIGOR intensives.
Malena Maust (Dancer), born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA, graduated from Slippery Rock University and has been spending her post graduate time training in contemporary floorwork and entertaining for the the New York Mets, Knicks, and Rangers. She has performed her own work and work by Bill T. Jones, Teena Marie Custer, Lindsay Fisher-Viatori, Matthew Shaffer, and Jennifer Keller. She has completed intensives with LAJAMARTIN, GIBNEY Dance, and ABT.
Kizuna Dance sends a heartfelt thank you to the many artists who have contributed their artistry, time, and sweat to the continued success of the company....The company is nothing without dancers!
Alex Tenreiro Theis