Elyssia Primus | Choreographer, Dancer

Elyssia Primus, PT, DPT is a Rochester native, a dance alumni of School of the Arts, and Doctor of Physical Therapy. She has collaborated on projects with Rochester Dance Theatre, PUSH Physical Theatre, and Present Tense Dance. She has had the joy of performing in several years of the Rochester Fringe Festival. Elyssia also produced Local Colour #1, a show of collaborative new works by Rochester dancers and musicians. As a trained Physical Therapist, Elyssia is also dedicated to injury prevention and rehabilitation with dancers who seek care. Elyssia has toured in over half of the United States as the Physical Therapist for the most successful media event in history, Disney's musical The Lion King.