Milena Dabova: Associate Director, Ensemble
Milena Dabova began working with Double Edge Theatre in 2008. She most recently created the lead role of Luna in Once a Blue Moon - Cada Luna Azul and also co-created The Grand Parade, which premiered at Arena Stage (Washington, DC) in February 2013 and toured throughout the US and internationally. Dabova has performed in five of the company's Summer Spectacles and was part of the 2010 Moscow research trip that hailed the beginning of the Chagall Cycle. She has a special interest in researching dance for Double Edge’s performances, including Once a Blue Moon, Shahrazad, The Grand Parade, is the choreographer of Double Edge’s Town Spectacle premiering in 2017.
Originally from Plovdiv, Bulgaria, Dabova has worked with several performance groups both in the US and abroad, including Frida Dance Company and Wire Monkey Dance, and was trained in rhythmic gymnastics, aikido and dance. She holds a BA summa cum laude in Theater and Dance and Psychology from Amherst College.