Category Archives: Company History

Flashback Fridays: Descending Cords, 1999

Spring 1940 One tree another tree Each standing alone and erect The wind and the air Tell their distance apart But beneath the cover of earth Their roots reach out and at depths that cannot be seen The roots of … Continue reading

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Back from the past

Browsing through some old pictures we just came across this beautiful photo with Megan & Stephanie. We are so excited to have Megan joining us again for the site specific work “falling up” to be performed July 14th at the … Continue reading

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Mollie Celebrates 10 years with AXIS

Tell us a bit about yourself and your (dance) background: I grew up in a beautiful but tiny town in the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains called Bridgeport. The only dance class was an hour drive to another small town in … Continue reading

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You’ve Got AXIS Dance Company

By Annika Nonhebel, Education Director After our appearance on Fox’s Tv  So You Think You Can Dance in June, Artistic Director Judith Smith received a phone call from AOL . They had seen our performance on SYTYCD and felt that … Continue reading

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A piece of AXIS history: working with Bill T. Jones

While browsing the internet I came across this article about the premiere of Bill t. Jones work for AXIS Dance Company: “Fantasie in C”. The work premiered in 1999 and is an important milestone in the history of AXIS Dance … Continue reading

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