BREANA CONNOR BRE/BREANA

Managing Director

from Oakland, California

educated at eugene lang and american university of paris

activist

artist

interested in:

family of origin stories

black lives

empathy

queer theory + spaces

intuition

narrative media

language

the sacred feminine

histories of communities of color

ALEXANDER MILLAR HE/THEY

Music Director

Alexander is an award-winning songwriter, composer, performer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist. He combines a BFA in Musical Arts and an MFA in Performance & Composition with over 20 years of professional experience in the music industry and over 10 years of teaching experience.

Alex has been signed to Sony Music and writes and produces a wide variety of styles, including Rock, Alternative, Indie, Pop, Country, Rap and many more.

Alex has taught beginning to master level classes in Popular Music, Contemporary Songwriting, Composition, Recording Arts, Music Business, and Music Theory.

He has also written and arranged music for stage and dance theater performance for professional touring ensembles.

 

Alex has performed with numerous musical projects and is currently the frontperson, singer, guitarist and songwriter for VATTICA, an alternative rock band from Los Angeles, as well as the Director of Music for Good Trouble Makers, a queer artist community organization based in Los Angeles and working internationally.

  • Alexander Millar Instagram
  • VATTICA on Instagram
  • Alexander Millar Twitter
  • VATTICA on Spotify
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KRISTY KENNEDY SHE/THEY

Programming Associate

Kristy Kennedy was a member of Toronto Dance Theatre for 10 seasons earning a Dora Mavor Moore nomination for Best Ensemble Performance before turning freelance, and has performed works by many of the country’s leading choreographers, both nationally and internationally. She has also performed in numerous dance films, features, shorts and music videos, as well as several collective theatre creations. Recently Kristy performed Mirror Staging the Seeing Place in LA, Vancouver, and Toronto, choreographed by Sasha Ivanochko and is a founding member of LA’s Good Trouble Makers.

 

Kristy currently resides in LA and is developing her craft as a potter. Her work can be seen and purchased on her Instagram.

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YVETTE FLORES SHE/HER

Community Builder

I’m Yvette/Evee
She/Her

Bi+ / Queer baby
First generation Costa Rican/Mexican American
Southern California native
Tongva Nation/SGV
Dancer/dance instructor/mover/certified group fitness instructor, ACE
2012 AMDA LA BFA Dance Theater Graduate
2020 Graduate of the Majority Leaders Education Fund


Community Care advocate: learning, unlearning, showing up, using my voice, finding rest, healing, pleasure & joy through community connection

  • Yvette Flores Instagram
  • floresyvettevee twitter

CHEYENNE DUNBAR HE/HIS

Cheyenne is an accomplished dancer, mover, multi-instrumentalist and martial artist (including Boxing, Tai Chi, Muay Thai and Capoeria Angola) with over 3 decades of experience. He developed the Primal Integrated Movement Practice, which takes the most effective principles from each form to craft a truly unique movement experience. He is also the frontman and lead singer for GLIFOS, a voodoo funk band from Los Angeles, CA.

  • Cheyene Dunbar Instagram
  • Glifos on Spotify

KAT SAUMA THEY/THEM

  • Katt Sauma Instagram
  • Sauma Movement Instagram
  • Kat Sauma on Facebook
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Kat Sauma is an interdisciplinary artist focusing on movement & choreography. Their creative process aims to extricate binary thinking, embracing a non-hierarchical, queer mode of collaborating. Kat’s dance company S A U M A|mvmt is in its first year in Los Angeles & they are working on their first book of poetry.

EMMA JULAUD SHE/HERS

Queer French-American Woman. Holistic healthcare practitioner devoted to help individuals manage their stress and recover from trauma. Dancer for life.

 

“Your fragility is also your strength.”

~Pina Bausch

  • Emma Julaud Instagram
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