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Danielle Agami

Originally born in Israel in 1984, Agami studied at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance High School and was a member of the Batsheva Dance Company from 2002-2010. Between 2007-2009, Agami served as the artistic director of Batsheva Dancers Create.

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Banning Boulding Pretty Creatives
Banning Bouldin
Pretty Creatives Award Winner 2015

Banning is a Nashville native, who received her BFA in dance from The Juilliard School in 2002. She spent the first eight years of her career working internationally with some of her field’s most renowned companies, dancers, and choreographers.

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Kristen Céré
Pretty Creatives Award Winner 2018

Canadian-born choreographer Kristen Céré has been in the international dance scene for over 15 years.

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Patrick Delcroix

Choreographer Patrick Delcroix was educated in at the Centre International de Danse Rosella Hightower in Cannes and the Ecole de Danse Colette Soriano in Orthez, France. In 1982 he joined the Iwanson Dance Company in Munich (director Jessica Iwanson), followed by the Scapino Ballet Amsterdam in 1985 (director Armando Navarro).

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Tracey Durbin

Tracey started dancing professionally at the age of four. After studying years of piano, theater and ballet at Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan, Tracey moved to Los Angeles where she studied ballet with Stanley Holden, jazz with Luigi (the innovator of the world’s first jazz technique).

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Rachel Erdos

Rachel Erdos is an independent choreographer born in England. She received her MA from The Laban Centre London specializing in choreography. She is based in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Eric Handman
Eric Handman

Eric Handman is an Assistant Professor at the University of Utah’s Department of Modern Dance. Prior to receiving his MFA from the University of Utah in 2003, he earned a BA in English from Skidmore College in 1991.

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Alice Klock
Pretty Creatives Award Winner 2017

Alice Klock has been a dancer with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago since 2009. Alongside her performing career…

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Carla Mann

Carla Mann creates choreography for stage, alternative sites, installations and video. Throughout her career, the investigation of new creative methods, as well as collaborative ventures with composers and visual artists, have catalyzed the development of her work.

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Alysa Pires
Pretty Creatives Award Winner 2017

Alysa Pires is a Toronto based Choreographer. She has created works for Citie Ballet, Ballet Jorgen, Cadence Ballet, Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre, and her own company….

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Jirí Pokorný

Jirí Pokorný was born in Prague, Czech Republic in 1981. He started his dance training at the pre-ballet school of the State Opera in Prague when he was eight years old and continued his studies at the Prague National Dance Conservatory.

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