Penny Couchie

Penny is an award-winning dance theatre artist, choreographer, and arts leader of Anishinaabe ancestry from Nipissing First Nation, Ontario. Penny is the Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of Aanmitaagzi, an Indigenous multi-arts company based in her home community. She holds an Honours BA from the University of Toronto and is a graduate of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre. In 2016, Penny received the K.M. Hunter Award for Dance. Her most recent choreography, Material Witness, a co-production by Aanmitaagzi and Spiderwoman Theatre, had an international tour.


2019/20 Season: Maggie & Me: A Healing Dance