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, Trapos Sucios ( Mexico City ), REDCAT Theater, Fowler Museum, & MOCA’s online screen program.

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