DOUGLAS & CO.
Douglas & Co. is a dance company that focuses on the advancement of technique, autonomy, and expression with original dance works choreographed by Joy Douglas.
DOUGLAS & CO. MANIFESTO
It is the goal of Douglas & Co. to work with dancers, highlight them and empower them in a way so that they take ownership of their own artistry. We strive to empower dancers to become fully self-sufficient artists who are able to not only survive in this field, but thrive. As a company it is our goal to manifest all the necessary tools in order to support and encourage competent and savvy artists.
- Douglas & Co.
Douglas & Co. strives to combine: creativity, athleticism, artistry, intelligence, musicality, passion and grit to create original works of dance.
It is our mission at Douglas & Co. to cultivate artistic curiosity through the use of both personal and interpersonal investigative research to further implement the ideas that are being experimented with.
We are invested in helping to create more autonomous artists; while working to shift the consciousness of a hierarchy between dancers and choreographers in order to create a more symbiotic relationship.
We are aiming to impact the audience in ways that dismantle the discrepancies of what people believe dance should be. Douglas & Co. is passionate about challenging the audience's perception of dance in order to broaden and cultivate more engagement.