Meet The Artistic Team of Teen Angel Project

Kaya Simonson, Resident Choreographer


Kaya Simonson is native to Washington, DC, where she trained for Dance at The Musical Theater Center, DC Dance Collective, and Joy of Motion Dance Center throughout high school. She graduated from the University of Delaware in 2015 with a minor in Dance, studying various modern techniques and other genres under the direction of Kimberly Schroeder and had the pleasure of running and choreographing for the Delaware Repertory Dance Company in Newark, DE. She has trained at programs with Joy of Motion Dance Center, DC Dance Collective, and Adrian Bolton and Katherine Smith Dance Center, as well as with the American College Dance Association at Boston University and Towson University. Currently, Kaya dances with Errant Movement Dance Company in Washington, DC and teaches dance at the Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington in Rockville, MD.