Dance


Maili Schlosser

Maili Schlosser

As a choreographer I am is interested in the creation of work that revolves around collaboration and focuses on social issues like gender and sexual identity, censorship, violence, and the like as subject matter. By involving the dancers in the development of the choreography, I create dances that incorporate multiple viewpoints and thus enriches the […]

Adrien Padilla

Adrien Padilla

Adrien Padilla is a dancer/choreographer that resides in the small town of Rosemead, California. Padilla earned his BFA in Dance at Cal State Long Beach after studying at Humboldt State University and Orange Coast College. Training in modern dance, ballet, improvisation, jazz, and tap with many professional institutions aided him in receiving such awards as the […]

Elana Goodman

Elana Goodman

My artistic practice integrates natural human interaction with abstract imagery. I aim to juxtapose the conversations between inner self, performers and viewers, and movement vocabulary. I am inspired by the age old question of “what is valid” in my artistic interpretations. What started as a fascination with human interaction and the different aspects of self, […]

Vannia Ibarguen

Vannia Ibarguen

International performer, choreographer, and Artistic Director of ​​​​​VIDA Vannia Ibarguen Dance Arts, a contemporary dance troupe based in LA. Her focus is in the interaction between performance and technology, and also the relationship between classical, contemporary and folk dance styles. She has received awards in United States, Peru, Argentina, Cuba, Colombia, and the NDEO Excellence […]

The CRayProject

The CRayProject

We are an artistic empowerment movement influenced by black and brown culture, allowing artists to create and display their unique talents through creative and limitless approaches such as dance, theater, visual art and fashion.

Anna Beatrice Scott

Anna Beatrice Scott

With a doctorate in Performance Studies from Northwestern and extensive training in traditional, collaborative performance from the African Diaspora, Anna Beatrice Scott practices performance at the intersection of dance, digital devices and text, on stages, in blogs, books and through strategic marketing plans. She has been fortunate to collaborate with artists like Jessica Emmanuel, Wilfried […]

Jason Triefenbach

Jason Triefenbach

Jason prides himself on a polymathic creative output encompassing sculpture, collage, sound, live performance, self-publishing, curation, broadcast media and ministerial services Through room- sized mixed media assemblage, primal sonic compositions, political diatribe, and spiritual organizing, Triefenbach espouses a “Utopian Sensualist” platform and offers his life’s work as a clumsy, crooked invocation of the revolutionary potential […]

Stephanie Dawn Greene-Back-to-the-wall Theatre

Stephanie Dawn Greene-Back-to-the-wall Theatre

I founded Back-to-the-wall theatre in 2011 with a goal of creating a place where original plays and classics could be produced, as well as a theatre enrichment and education program that was not as focused on the end show or result, but more on how the process changes YOU. The Acting for Life program, was […]

Maria Dawn

Maria Dawn

Maria Dawn (MADDAWN) is a material-process-based, conceptual-figurative-artist, concepts evolving from the human animal, the human machine, and other subsets relating to mortality; scientific hoaxes, rituals, the home, and off-pop-culture paradigms. Her work exist in a purgatory mingling abject and humor embodying themes of guilt, shame, hope, and faith. Maria Dawn currently resides in Southern California […]

Nannette Brodie Dance Theatre & South Coast Dance Arts

Nannette Brodie Dance Theatre & South Coast Dance Arts

Nannette Brodie Dance Theatre, a modern dance company of drama, wit, joy and invention capable of moving everyone in their audience, presented their first performance in 1986. Nannette Brodie is the artistic director and principal choreographer for the company. According to Nannette, “Dance should be a celebration, an exploration of ourselves and our environment, of […]