Milka Djordjevich

Performer

Milka Djordjevich is a Brooklyn-based dance artist. Raised by Serbian parents in Long Beach, California, she received a B.A. in World Arts and Cultures from UCLA and an M.F.A. in Choreography from Sarah Lawrence College. Milka?s choreography has been shown at several New York City venues, including Dance Theater Workshop, Danspace Project, Movement Research at Judson Church, and The Chocolate Factory Theater, and internationally in Austria, France, Italy, Poland, and Serbia. She has performed for The Giant Women (Dragana Bulut, Gillie Kleiman, Ligia Soares), Elizabeth Ward, Natalie Green, Sam Kim, and Jennifer Monson, among others. Milka was a 2006-2007 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence, a visiting artist/student at P.A.R.T.S. (Brussels), and a 2008 danceWEB Europe Scholar. Current collaborations include music-dance investigations with composer Chris Peck and a new dance work with choreographer Dragana Bulut. With Beth Gill and Anneke Hansen, she co-runs BARN, and she is an active member of Embassy of WTF. Her blog milkadj.wordpress.com has received as many as 37 hits in a single day.