Phylicia Roybal is a native of Santa Fe, New Mexico. She received her Bachelor degree in Fine Arts at the University of Arizona in 2011. She is currently an artist working with New Dialect Dance company under the direction of Banning Bouldin. She has had the privilege of working with Ronn Stewart and Cocodāco Dance Project, Kibbutz contemporary dance company, Catherine Cabeen - Hyphen and Moving People Dance. She has had the opportunity to work with artists such as Rami Be’er, Donald Mckayle, Robert Moses, Gail Gilbert, Kevin Iega Jeff, and Bobby McFerrin. She continues to find inspiration through experimental movement and improvisation.