Choreographers whose work has been featured at CONGRESS


“Live performance is important to see because it’s real, raw and authentic. There aren’t multiple takes to perfect the image you want the audience to see.”

- Rudy Abreu


“Live performances are the rawest for of viewing someone’s creation, with a bigger risk of mistakes. It shows the true potential and flaws of the artist.”

- Samo Soto


“Live performance is important to see because it puts us in to real human time - present to present moment- ever who is sharing the space in the performance is absorbing art with their eyes, breath, and touch.”

- Lisa Eaton


“Live performance is important to see because interaction in the flesh will always have the most substantial impact on the human experience.”

- Kenzie McClure


“Live performance is important to see because it is transformative, experiential, ephemeral, and sensory.”

- Loni Landon


“Live performance is important to see because it brings us all together.”

- Danielle Agami


“Live performance is important to see because it’s awesome to be reminded of the nuances a performance can have live that doesn’t translate to video.”

- Matt Cady


“Live performance is important to see because there’s a feeling that one feels that can never be repeated. It’s unique. It’s freedom”

- Carolina Cerisola


“Choreographers should get paid because…From stage to set, from dancers to camera, choreographers are those that bring a vision into a breathing, living, MOVING organism.”

- Ryan Spencer


“Choreographers should get paid because we create and preserve culture, our time and energy are precious and should be supported.”

- Kitty McNamee


“Choreographers should get paid because it is a profession that organize shows, which people PAY to see.”

- King Charles


“Choreographers should get paid because life isn’t free.”

- NO)ONE.ART House


“Choreographers should get paid because because we express what words cannot.”

- Nina McNeely


“Choreographers should get paid because we are innovators who make people think, feel, and open up something inside of people they may not know was there.”

- WeWolf

“Choreographers should get paid because it’s work.”

- Tracy Phillips


“Choreographers should get paid because…”

- gustavo Vargas