Sophia Deery is a performer, director & choreographer living in New York City. She graduated summa cum laude from St. Paul's School in Concord, NHwhere she was co-captain of the St. Paul's School Ballet Company, and from theUniversity of Michigan with a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre as a James B. Angell Scholar. She was an inaugural recipient of the University Music Society's 21st Century Artist Internship with MacArthur Fellowship-winning choreographer Kyle Abraham in NYC. Sophia was a member of the 2017 - 2018 Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Observership class and recent recipient of the SDCF Observership on 25th...SPELLING BEE at Cleveland Play House directed and choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge. A classically-trained ballet dancer, she received her training in the United States and in Paris, France. As a choreographer, she has collaborated with directors including Reynold Reynolds and Gabrielle DeCaro.
In 2018, Sophia performed in the six-month repertory season at Tuacahn Amphitheatre in the regional premieres of MATILDA THE MUSICAL and CINDERELLA, as well as in the Stephen Schwartz-supervised production of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT. During the holiday season, Sophia performed in the ensemble of ELF THE MUSICAL at the John W. Engeman Theater.