// RECENT COLLABORATIONS
In an exploration of dance and sport, Offsides goes head to head with notions of gender expression and athleticism. From the sidelines, dancers charge into a heated pas de deux of competition and camaraderie, but who will stand victorious?
To be premiered as part of ReFrame Dance Theatre' To Be Danced in October of 2023.
And Still, We Go On (2022)
Created in collaboration with dancers from Raritan Valley Community College, Aucoin's newest ensemble work explores themes of hope, connection, resiliency, and strength. Premiered at Raritan Valley Community College in December of 2023.
To there and back
Created in collaboration with dancers from Raritan Valley Community College, this site specific ensemble work explores themes of depth, distance, foreground and background as dancers traverse a large outdoor landscape. Premiered at Raritan Valley Community College in May of 2021.
What happens when a dance originally intended for the stage is thrust into a virtual space? Created at the onset of the Covid19 pandemic, (Re)iterations captures the creative process as dancers navigated an isolated, digital performance environment.
// CREATIVE PARTNERS
Reframe Dance Theatre
The founding of ReFrame Dance Theatre was spurred by an interest in the
dissonance between ourselves, the world around us, and contemporary performance practice. We want to rectify this by promoting and providing opportunities for audiences to engage with dance experiences on their terms; and through fresh work that reflects who we are as a human beings on this planet.
Mayhem Dance was established in 2017 under the artistic direction of Catilin E. Mahon. A majority of the company's
research - theoretically and choreographically - grapples with social, political , and environmental themes in an aim to disrupt audiences and provoke thought.
CapFree Collective is a project based modern dance company led by choreographer Sara Caplan Freeman. Caplan’s choreographic work explores the building up and breaking down of classical dance forms and the effects of space on the relationship between moving bodies.