Artist Bio

Erika Chong Shuch

(Bio as of December 2022)

Erika Chong Shuch (Movement) is a choreographer, director and performance maker whose work spans devised experimental performance and social practice, and produces unexpected forms of audience engagement. Shuch has worked for theaters including Oregon Shakespeare Festival, The Arena, Roundhouse Theater/ Getty Villa, Theater for a New Audience, Pittsburg Public, Portland Center Stage, American Conservatory Theater, Folger Theater and Kennedy Center. Shuch is a Creative Capital recipient and a Fellow at Headlands Center for the Arts. Shuch founded For You, a performance group that brings strangers together and considers performance making as gift-giving.