Eliza Malecki, originally from Southborough Massachusetts, is a senior dance major at Goucher College. Eliza is a 2016 Young Artist in Residence at Bearnstow, Maine and in 2017 returned as an Assistant General Manager. In 2017 she studied dance performance, choreography, and regional Italian dance forms at the Accademia dell’Arte in Arezzo, Italy. She stage manages and performs for the Goucher Repertory Dance Ensemble and is in her second season of stage managing for Ashani Dances. Eliza’s choreographic works, which combine whimsical gesture work and athleticism, have been performed in Maryland, Massachusetts, Maine, and Italy.