Grant Recipient Details

Location

Oakland, CA

Artist
AXIS Dance Company, Oakland, CA
Project Title
to go again
Fiscal Year Awarded
2015
Grant or Program
National Dance Project Production Grant
Grant Amount
$43,000

AXIS collaborates with Joe Goode on to go again, a dance-theater work that brings to light issues facing our nation’s veterans and addresses their resilience following severe life changes. As one of the world’s leading ensembles of performers with and without disabilities, AXIS brings to this work a depth of embodied understanding of resilience and what it takes to live with adversity. Joe Goode is known for promoting understanding, compassion, and tolerance through the innovative use of text and high-velocity dancing.