From an early age, Sophie Maguire was a member of the Isadora Duncan Youth Ensemble, with whom she traveled to Hungary, The Czech Republic, Scotland, and Hawaii. Sophie graduated with honors, in dance, from Connecticut College, where she studied with and danced for David Dorfman, Shani Collins, Heidi Henderson, Adele Myers, Lisa Race, Robyne Watkin, Nicholas Leichter, Monica Bill Barnes, and Colleen Thomas. In the winter of 2010, Sophie founded lonely goat. Sophie’s work has been shown at the 2010 American College Dance Festival, Studio A (CT), Rooftop Dance Performance Series, Art CartNYC’s Truck Yeah!, The Asheville Fringe Festival (NC), Greenspace, The Construction Company, The Chi Movement Center (PA), The Hygienic Art Gallery (CT), Westfest at Westbeth, Dixon Place, DNA, Triskelion Arts, and Galapagos Art Space. lonely goat has enjoyed several residencies at The Dragon’s Egg in Mystic , CT, and has curated a master class series in Northampton, MA. In addition, Sophie dances for Raja Feather Kelly, as part of the feath3r theory.