Maligrad is directed by Molly Fletcher Lynch. Molly holds an MA in Contemporary Dance from The London Contemporary Dance School. She has been on faculty at the dance departments of the College of San Mateo, and Sonoma State University, and is currently a lecturer at Umass Amherst. Her work has toured throughout New England, California, Spain, England, Italy, and Croatia. She has been awarded residencies at the Academia Dell’ Arte in Arezzo Italy, the Foundry in Oakland CA, the Garage in San Francisco, the Pigi Pefani Dance School in Peania Greece, the Sausalito Library and Civic Center, the SAFEhouse in San Francisco, and the Zagreb Dance Center in Croatia. She was commissioned in 2012 to choreograph for the SF Choral Society’s Opera of “Carmina Burana” at the Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco. In addition to dance, Molly also teaches yoga and pilates and practices Tae Kwon Do.

San Francisco company members:

  • Katy Lohse
  • Chelsea Van Billiard
  • Elizabeth Bressler
  • Alexa Manalansan
  • Jenna Valez

Croatian company members:

  • Ida Jolic
  • Stosija Zrinski
  • Rina Kotur