BFA Class of 2020
A native of Dallas, Texas, Amaria Stern is a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. At the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance, she was introduced to a wide array of black vernacular styles and is currently pursuing her BFA in Dance with a concentration in Black Dance traditions. In addition to working with renowned choreographers at USC Kaufman, she has worked on film projects with both up-and-coming and established artists including Solange Knowles. An aspiring educator with a passion for ethnographic research, Amaria recently traveled to Ghana to study traditional Ghanaian dance and music at the Dagbe Cultural Institute. She hopes to utilize her leadership experience with various cultural and religious organizations to create spaces for artists to explore the intersections of culture, art and spirituality.
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