Hot Spot: Physically Integrated Dance Masterclass with AXIS Dance Company

October 16 and 18

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Drop-ins welcome. ODC class cards accepted, or pay a $18 drop in fee per class.

ODC School invites guest artists to come teach Int/Adv classes in the Hot Spot on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Keep an eye out for whoís coming to the Dance!

AXIS will introduce the fundamentals of Physically Integrated Dance using creative movement, improvisation and modern dance techniques. The emphasis of this class will be on investigation, exploration and inclusive language. Great for dancers of all levels and abilities, this workshop is taught in a fun, supportive environment.  

Class Level: Open to all levels

AXIS Dance Company exists to change the face of dance and disability. Located in Oakland, California, AXIS has been accomplishing this for over three decades through three pillars of activity: Artistry, Advocacy, and Engagement. AXIS Dance Company is the nationís most acclaimed ensembles of disabled and non-disabled performers. Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2017, AXIS appointed internationally renowned choreographer Marc Brew as Artistic Director. Under the Artistic Direction of Judith Smith from 1997-2016, AXISí collaborators included: Bill T. Jones, Stephen Petronio, Yvonne Rainer, Ann Carlson, Joe Goode, Marc Brew, Meredith Monk and Joan Jeanrenaud. AXIS has toured to over 100 cities in the USA and Europe. The Company has received seven Isadora Duncan Dance Awards and has appeared twice on Foxís So You Think You Can Dance. AXIS hosted the first ever National and Regional Convenings on the Future of Physically Integrated Dance in 2016. AXIS provides unparalleled integrated dance education and outreach programs that engage people with and without disabilities to access dance opportunities. For more information visit

Photo Credit: David DeSilva.   


All ticket sales are final. Performances, dancers, and guest artists subject to change.