Meet the Artists

OP is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion of all within the performing arts sector. Each month, Meet The Artist will continue to appear in our monthly newsletter featuring an artist in a short video. 

Please take a moment to learn about all of the amazing and talented artists!

Bad Muse CollectiveBad Muse Collective - Sound Designers/Audio Artists



Nova BhattacharyaNova Bhattacharya - Dance Artist



Roshanak JaberiRoshanak Jaberi- Dance Artist



Photograph of Michael Caldwell smiling into the camera. Photo by Ömer YüksekerMichael Caldwell - Dance Artist



Teiya KasaharaTeiya Kasahara - Opera Singer/Theatre Maker



Silent St JSilent St.j - Musician



A photograph of Sadé Awele holding a microphone. Photo courtesy of Sammyslowmo.Sadé Awele - Musician



A photograph of Nicole Inica Hamilton looking into the camera. Photo courtesy of Hal Banfield Photography.Nicole Inica Hamilton - Dance Artist



A photograph of Collette “Coco” Murray; Photo courtesy of Sean Harrison.Collette “Coco” Murray - Dance Artist



Photograph of Kae Sun, taken by Zach Phan. Kae Sun - Musician



Photograph of Shameka Blake wearing a white top, staring into the distance.

Shameka Blake - Dance Artist



Screenshot of Kate Kamo McHugh, sitting on a white couch during a video interview.

 Kate Kamo McHugh - Dance Artist



Stacy-Ann Vassell, Artistic Director of Elite Dance and Company

Stacy-Ann Vassell - Dance Artist



 Norma Araiza and Olga Barrios, Co-Artistic Directors of Vanguardia Dance ProjectsNorma Araiza and Olga Barrios - Dance and Theatres Artists



Meet Mayumi Lashbrook, participant in Gathering Knowledge, Sharing Voices: Touring in the New Normal programMayumi Lashbrook - Dance Artist 



Meet the Artist, February 2022: Kevin Matthew Wong Headshot Kevin Matthew Wong - Theatre Artist



Augusto Bitter Headshot by Mark BinksAugusto Bitter- Theatre Artist


Jesse Ryan HeadshotJesse Ryan- Jazz Musician



Ian Kamau HeadshotIan Kamau- Spoken Word Artist & Muscian



Meryem Alaoui HeadshotMeryem Alaoui- Dance Artist



Ariana HeadshotAriana Pirela Sánchez- Dance Artist



Mafa Thomas Dance Artist Mafa Makhubalo- Dance Artist