Devin Oshiro is a dance artist hailing from Los Angeles, CA region with a BA in Dance from California State University of Fullerton. In California she was a member of Entity Ultra Contemporary Company and Mosaic’s Urban Poets, which has given her the opportunity to choreograph and perform in Scotland, Germany, Japan and Singapore. Since moving to NYC, Devin has been a company member of Sumi Clements and Taryn Vander Hoop’s Summation Dance, Mike Esperanza’s Bare Dance Company and Edisa Weeks’ Delirious Dances. Additionally, she has performed works by Maija Garcia, Patrick Corbin, Brice Mousset and more. In 2015 she joined Gibney Dance Company as a full-time Artistic Associate and Company Member performing works by Gina Gibney, Reggie Wilson, Joanna Kotze, Keely Garfield and Mariangela Lopez. Devin is also currently directing Dancer’s Economic Empowerment Program (DEEP), which identifies the vulnerabilities dancers face in their career timeline and equips them to make sound financial decisions and career management. Devin is also the marketing and media director for a faith-based dance organization, Awakening Movement. Through Awakening Movement, she has choreographed works that have been presented in different venues across New York City, Indianapolis and Chicago.
Devin was recently featured on the First Lady of NYC, Chirlane McCray's social media campaign of recognizing 16 individuals who are doing work against gender-based violence. Through Devin's facilitation of movement workshops in domestic violence shelters and performing in schools across NYC to spread advocacy of violence prevention, Gibney Dance has offered a platform to use the power of dance for social justice. See the tweet here.
Devin is currently working a freelance dance artist creating her own work and with Awakening Movement. She has also been a company member and performed with Gibney Dance Company, Summation Dance Company, Bare Dance Company and Delirious Dances.
Awakening Movement: 5th Anniversary Fall Concert
Actors Fund Arts Center
Devin is presenting her work, With Faltering Lips (performed by Jake Bone & Brandon Welch) on Friday and Saturday night.
Friday, November 3 7:30PM
Saturday, November 4 7:30PM
Sunday, November 3 3:00PM
Union Square, Brooklyn Bridge Park
Gibney Dance Company
Saturday, July 15 7:30pm / Brooklyn Bridge Park
Thursday, July 27 4:00pm / Union Square Park
Saturday, July 29 7:30pm / Brooklyn Bridge Park
Gibney Dance Company Class
Gibney Dance 280 Broadway
Devin is currently undergoing her certification of Pilates mat and equipment through the prestigious Kane School in NYC. If you are interested in one-on-one or group sessions during this process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stay tuned for more classes in 2018!