Naila Ansari

Collaborator, Dancer and Performer

Naila is a graduate of Point Park University’s Conservatory of Performing Arts program and an original and former principal dancer for the August Wilson Center Dance Ensemble. A native of Buffalo, Naila also danced and performed works for the legendary Lula Washington Dance Theatre out of Los Angeles, CA. Naila is a lecturer at SUNY Buffalo State College while also pursuing an MFA at UB. Most recently, Naila has two publications in Theatre Journal and has had her choreography performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.