rhythmic lusciousness…glorious and challenging dance.” 

“Ineffable

Dawn Davis Loring, Austin Chronicle

Photo by Andrew Bennett

solo moments of uncommon grace."

"...intricate ensemble work with

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin, Sight Lines

Jonelle Seitz, Austin Chronicle

Photo by Swng Productions

“HER DANCERS AND EACH WORK…SEEM EVEN MORE

SOPHISTICATED, MORE HUMAN, MORE POIGNANT, AND MORE IMPORTANT THAN THE LAST.”

"MASTERLY MODERN

DANCEMAKING."

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin,
Austin American-Statesman

Photo by Lynn Lane

fabulous inconsistency.”

“The only constant was its

– Claire Christine Spera, Austin American-Statesman

Photo by Lynn Lane

you toast, from scratch.”

“Hamrick’s dance was like having a master chef make

Jonelle Seitz, Austin Chronicle

Photo by Andrew Bennett

“A bigness of heart both deeply moving and inspiring.”

Robert Faires, Austin Chronicle

Andrew Bennett Photography

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About Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company

Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company is one of Austin’s longest-standing modern dance companies, having delivered stellar art experiences since 1999. With dances described as “strikingly athletic and wonderfully expressive,” “heavenly,” “smart” and “masterly,” Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company has accumulated numerous awards from the Austin Critics Table, including Outstanding Dance Concert, Outstanding Choreographer, Outstanding Dancer, Outstanding Duet, and Outstanding Lighting Design (Stephen Pruitt) as well as additional nominations for Outstanding Ensemble and Outstanding Original Score (Jacob Hamrick).

Off the stage, Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company has served over 12,000 students through arts outreach initiatives. One such program is “Move It!,” which provides diverse dance experiences to at-risk youth.The company also presents dance assemblies and master classes for schools and conducts artist residencies for universities.

In addition, Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company produces Austin Dance Festival, an annual event that presents modern dance companies from across the world. The festival includes professional showcases, master classes, artist interviews, community-wide dances, Dance on Film screenings, and a Youth Edition concert for pre-professional dancers. Visit www.austindancefestival.com.

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Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department, The Texas Commission on the Arts, by local businesses and by individual supporters just like you.