Marissa Rae Niederhauser makes body based work in dance, film, performance and installation. She has a BFA in dance from Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, WA. Her live works have been presented at Judson Memorial Church, The Chocolate Factory, AUNTS at The Invisible Dog, Triskelion Arts and Ideas City Street Festival in NY, NY and in Seattle, WA at On the Boards, Seattle Art Museum, Velocity Dance Center, Henry Art Gallery, and Seattle University. She was a 2010 resident artist at Space Available (WA) and a 2009 Flight Deck Resident at Open Flight Studio (WA). She has created short dance films that have played Internationally.