Artistic Director: Daniel Ezralow
Los Angeles, CA
3 Crew / Staff
New for 17-18
Residency and Outreach Activities Available
In his new show OPEN, Ezralow mingles contemporary dance with playful humor, provocative ideas, striking visuals, and an unforgettable classical score. His unique combination of movement, ideas and music transport audience to a new dimension, where humor and intensity create an explosive blend of extraordinary creative fantasy and dramatic emotion.
Daniel Ezralow is an award winning director / choreographer / multi-media artist known for his work in theater, film, opera, and television around the world. Hailed by the Chicago Tribune as “...one of the best American dancer-choreographers now working on an international scale,” he is the recipient of two American Choreography Awards for innovative and outstanding choreography, an EMMY Award, the Premio Positano (Italy), the Nijinsky Award, and an NEA Choreographic Fellowship. Ezralow is the Artistic director and founder of Ezralow Dance.
Daniel Ezralow set to choreograph the opening ceremonies of the XXll Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia 2014.
... a joyous hymn to life ... bringing the language of contemporary dance to all ... combining technique and heart ... OPEN represents life in all its aspects.
Clelia Delponte - Il Gazetto/ OPEN
Spellbinding ... [a] brilliant coup-de-theater ... there’s no way you can resist ... a choreographic synthesis of the creativity and freedom of modern dance.
Lucilla Niccolini - Corriere Ardiatico/ OPEN
...Intuitive and Luminous.
Emanuele Palli- Terza
Ezralow Dance delivers a concert of flesh, nerves, and muscle...
Adriana Malabdrino, Il Messaggerio
Daniel Ezralow is a dancer and choreographer whose work is a persuasive blend of intelligence, humor, and a fine-scaled, gutsy energy.
Jennifer Dunning, New York Times