Tamisha Guy

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to strive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor and some style.”- Maya Angelou


About Me

Tamisha Guy, a native of Trinidad and Tobago began her formal dance training at Ballet Tech, the New York City Public School for Dance under the direction of Eliot Feld. Later she attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, and SUNY Purchase College as a double major in dance and arts management. Ms. Guy has completed summer programs with Complexions Contemporary Ballet, Springboard Danse Montreal, and Nathan Trice. She has performed works by William Forsythe, Pam Tanowitz, Loni Landon, Mark Morris, and Martha Graham etc. Ms. Guy graduated with honors in 2013 from SUNY Purchase College and in June of 2013 began dancing with the Martha Graham Dance Company. Later she joined Kyle Abraham’s, Abraham in Motion, in which she is still a member. She was featured in the segment “Spotlight on Success” in Dance Informa Magazine and in 2016 she made Dance Magazine’ Top 25 To Watch list as well as winning the 2016 Princess Grace Award. In 2017, she was named one of the Best Dancer's of the Year by Dance Europe.


Performances + Masterclasses 




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