Bekah Downing hails from Charlotte, North Carolina. She began her dance training at North Carolina Dance Theatre under the instruction of Patricia McBride. She received her diploma in ballet in 2009 from The University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
Bekah relocated to The Netherlands to attend Codarts Hogeschool voor de Kunsten where she earned her BFA in 2013. She performed across Europe with Den Haag based Lonneke Van Leth Productions and Gulia Mureddu.
Currently she is based in Winston Salem, NC working as a freelance dancer, teacher, and choreographer. Highlights have been working with Helen Simoneau Danse (NYC), Mari Meade Dance Collective (France), The San Francisco Symphony, LadyFest Dance (Charlotte), and the North Carolina Dance Festival. When she isn’t working in the dance studio Bekah teaches Yoga classes and runs an urban farm.