ABOUT 3RD LAW DANCE/THEATER
3rd Law Dance/Theater is an award-winning modern/contemporary dance company that demonstrates a passionate belief in the power of live, in-the-moment performance. The company has been producing completely original, highly innovative work since 2001, presenting a panorama of evening-length, provocatively-themed works and site-specific installations. The directors profess a creative vision that merges a powerful, energetic bodily idiom with a thoughtful and personal spirit where the individual voice of each dancer is honored. 3rd Law desires to create a magical space for widely diverse audiences that will transport them outside of the here and now.
ABOUT KATIE ELLIOTT
Elliott’s training began at Ballet Arts, and continued at private studios in Chicago, New York and London. After graduating with honors from the University of Utah, she received an MFA from the American Dance Festival/Hollins University Program. Elliott danced with the Hannah Kahn Dance Company, Colorado Repertory Dance, and several independent artists before founding 3rd Law Dance/Theater. She and co-director Jim LaVita were honored as Colorado “Living Legends of Dance.” For over twenty years, Elliott’s original evenings of dance/theater and site-specific installations have appeared in Colorado, Hong Kong, Taiwan, American College Dance Festivals throughout the US, and at the American Dance Festival.