Maddie Hopfield (she/her/hers) is a New York City-based dancer, performer, and taiko drummer. She is a queer, hapa-identifying Japanese American interested in the beauty and hilarity of the performing body. She has shown work at LifeWorld, the MAAS building, Urban Movement Arts, The Art Room Studio, Vox Populi, The Window Room, and once at Baby's All Right, where she choreographed movement for musician May Rio's album release party. As a dancer she has collaborated with Kayla Bobalek, Julia Bryck, and Marin Day, and performed with Amelia Heintzelman, Paris Cullen & Sarah Zucchero, Lindsey Jennings, Maya Lee-Parritz, Amalia Colón-Nava, Leah Stein Dance Company, Philly Kerplop (Vince Johnson), Jillian Jeatton, Amalia Raye Wiatr Lewis, Lily Kind, Lillian Ransijn, and Concept Kinetics ("Cricket" / James Colter). She graduated from Bard College in 2017 with a BA in Dance and Written Arts.