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Miah Nwosu began her career as a teacher and choreographer in 2003, at the Scripps Performing Arts Academy when she returned to San Diego from New York City. She began seriously studying ballet at The Scripps Performing Arts Centre (now Academy) when she was 8 years old. She trained at Scripps Performing Arts for seven years, primarily under Lili Griffith, former Soloist with the Sadler’s Wells Royal Ballet. She spent the next two years continuing her studies at City Ballet of San Diego under Steven and Betsy Wistrich in their pre-professional division. There she performed with the company in two seasons of the Nutcracker and their company premiere of “Don Quixote,” and various other performances. Miah later trained at The Ailey School and attended Fordham University in New York City,

Upon her return to San Diego, Miah joined C. Anthony Cole Repertory Theatre and later La Diego Dance Theatre for it's inaugural season. While dancing with La Diego, Miah was asked to perform at the Dancing Under the Stars choreographer competition in Palm Springs. She was also rehearsal coach and dancer representative for the company and has had the pleasure of teaching audition classes for both companies. Miah has also served as a guest teacher at several local dance schools and summer programs.

Serving as head choreographer for SPAA since 2003, she has successfully mounted original productions and set full length classical ballets including an annual all youth production of The Nutcracker, The Storyteller (2003 and 2004), Earthkalah (2005), Over the Rainbow (2006 and 2007), Our Favorite Ballets (2007), Prokofiev’s Cinderella (2008), Ballet Does the Rat Pack (2009), La Passion La Danse La Vie (2009), Glazunov’s The Season (2010), La Boutique Fantasque (2010). During SBT's inagural season, she set Grand Pas de Quatre (2011) and an choreographed an original version of Les Rendez-vous (2011).

Since beginning her work with The Academy and SBT, Miah has choreographed over ten original classical, neo-classical and contemporary ballets and is looking forward to working on this season's premieres of a new ballet set to a Beethoven piece to be played by a String Quartet.

Former students have gone on to pursue and achieve Bachelor's degrees in dance from University of California, Irvine, Boston Conservatory and California Institute of the Arts and professional careers with Nevada Ballet Theatre and training programs with San Francisco Ballet and Houston Ballet (on scholarship).