Don Alias' life partner for the last seven years of his life, working on completing his autobiography.
As a professional dancer some of Melanie's credentials include teaching
jazz for Alvin Ailey and other New York City studios, choreography for
the upcoming film, “Creeporia” and performances with NY dance
companies. She has been a camera-woman and audio engineer for The
United Nations, CNN News, MTV and other networks.
She’s written for Dance Teacher Magazine and various others and sung
for NY gospel choirs for performances with Danny Glover, Deborah
Melanie can be seen in HBO projects and a soap opera presently seen
in The Caribbean. She and Don, companions for the last 7 years of his
life co wrote his autobiography. If interested in the autobiography or a
photo book please contact her at MelFutorian@gmail.com