Kerime Konur

The Moving Beauty Series + Williamsburg Movement & Arts Center present:

The Co-Op

4 Choreographers plus 6 Dancers brought together to create 1 spectacular show.

Premieres: April 15th – 17th, 2016. 8 PM

Williamsburg Movement & Arts Center. 347 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY. 11211

Kerime Konur

Kerime Jessica Konur, originally from Leesburg, Virginia, is the youngest of six children.  She began dance at a young age, heavily influenced by her two older sisters who had began lessons at The Loudoun School of Ballet.  After graduating from high school, Kerime set out to New York at the age of 18 to pursue her dream of being a professional dancer. She started her first year in the BIG CITY at The Ailey School in the Independent Study Program before going on to receive her certificate in dance from the Peridance Capezio Dance Center.  She began training in the Commercial track before switching to and graduating in the Ballet Contemporary Track receiving training in all styles, under the direction of Igal Perry and Marlena Wolfe, who awarded her with the Wolfe Project Scholarship.  She has performed works of Robert Battle, Sidra Bell, Bryan Arias, Manuel Vignoulle, Enzo Celli, Michelle Oliva, Francesca Dario, and Mark Caserta. Kerime has also performed for GMA: Live, the Dr.Oz Show, Revlon, Nike, MTV, and as a guest artist for XAOC Contemporary Ballet and IKADA Contemporary Ballet Company. She has toured with AATMA Performing Arts and Mystic India: The World Tour under direction of Amit Shah, and is currently an intern and assistant for Sidra Bell of Sidra Bell Dance New York.


Kerime Konur & Zui Gomez in Rehearsal with Cameron McKinney from WMAAC on Vimeo.