Tag Archives: Education

Day Two – Jumping In

(Day 2 0f 7) Our AXIS website is down ( HELP!) but the Summer Intensive classes are in full swing! Here is a short report from day 2 of 7. The day started with our AXIS technique classes taught by Emily & … Continue reading

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30 dancers, 5 countries, 7 days

AXIS Summer Intensive 2012 Day 1 of 7 30+ people in one room from 5 different countries, new and familiar faces… AXIS’ annual Summer Intensive has started! On this first day we came together to get to know each other to move … Continue reading

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a powerful bridge for our students

One of my favorite components of AXIS’ education program is our in-school assembly. What better way to give you an experience of what an assembly is like by sharing this story by the principal from one of the schools we recently visited. – Annika … Continue reading

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Artists to Aspiration: Talking Integrated Dance in Chicago

Part of AXIS’ mission is to educate and support physically integrated dance locally, nationally and internationally. It’s with that reason that we hold our annual Summer Intensive; bringing together dancers from all over the world who want to learn more … Continue reading

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Finally getting my dance education

Dancer Juliana reflects on her first weeks with AXIS well i can honestly say i’ve hit the ground running, rolling, sliding, and diving here in my first few weeks with the company. i have never been so tired, so battered … 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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AXIS meets Pop Culture!

What do you do when FOX TV’s So You Think You Can Dance calls and asks if your company will make a guest appearance? 1 Hang up-it’s a prank call. 2 Worry about what others will think. 3 Jump up … Continue reading

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