Wayles Haynes

Resident Choreographer

Wayles Haynes holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Dance from the University of Hawaii and is a Certified Laban Movement Analyst. A dance educator since 1999, most notably at The University of Tennessee Knoxville, the University of Hawaii at Manoa and the Queen Margaret University Edinburgh, she now teaches at George Mason University and George Washington University. Wayles leads the Youth and Teen Exchange, youth-led dance companies patterned on the Dance Exchange model where leadership and artistry develop in a collaborative peer-learning environment. Wayles dances and plays in the Metro/DC area as an independent choreographer, educator and dancer. She is happy to be working with alight dance theater this season.

Truth Be Told photos courtesy Enoch Chan.