Category Archives: Creation of New Work

About Victoria Marks

“…A choreographer of superior intelligence, lyricism, and wit….” – Elizabeth Zimmer, Village Voice Victoria Marks creates dances for the stage, for film and in community settings. Marks’ recent work has considered the politics of citizenship, as well as the representation of … Continue reading

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Will you be ‘falling up’ on Saturday?

This Saturday, July 14th from 1-3pm, catch AXIS dancers & guest performers for falling up, a new site-specific work by Sonsherée Giles utilizing the beautiful garden to connect art with landscape. This is Sonsherée’s third year choreographing for the Yerba … Continue reading

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Something good is Brewing at AXIS Dance Company

Here is a great article about AXIS 2011 Home Season and the creation of Full of Words…We can’t believe we didn’t come up with the great headline ourselves! To see the article in original form please click here.(AN) By Andrew … Continue reading

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Dancing in a Bath Tub

Post by  AXIS dancer Sebastian Grubb In our second and third weeks with Marc Brew, we developed solo material and then mashed our solos into duets. The challenge and interest for me was in seeing how our solos had ways … Continue reading

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You say a word…

‘You say a word, I say a word and we will make a sentence’. This game is the starting point for the creation of  “Full of Words”, a new work created for AXIS Dance Company by Choreographer Marc Brew. About … Continue reading

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Exploration and Play by Dancer Sebastian Grubb

AXIS Dancer Sebastian Grubb talks about the first few days working with Marc Brew: Working with Marc Brew has been great so far. We started last Monday with a day devoted to exploration and play to get acquainted with each … Continue reading

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The Dislocation Express, V-Blog #10: Sebastian Grubb

By Choreographer Eric Kupers I love risk in performance. Whether it’s physical risk, emotional risk, conceptual risk or some other category entirely, I find that when the stakes are high onstage I feel indisputably alive. The Dislocation Express contains a … Continue reading

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