Samantha Blake Goodman is an interdisciplinary creative. As a choreographer and  founder of MAPS ( Movement Arts Performance Space ), she curates unique experiences dedicated to cultivating the contemporary and traditional arts of the Afro-Latinx and Caribbean diaspora in Los Angeles.

Her choreographic work has been shown at the Getty Museum, ICA LA, Navel, REDCAT Theater, Fowler Museum, Western Arts Alliance, MOCA’s online screen program, Trapos Sucios ( Mexico City ).

Samantha holds an MFA of Dance from UCLA and studied dance and choreography at the Escola de Dança da FUNCEB in Salvador, Bahia Brazil.

image: Brandon Thomas Brown