Management


FDANCE Management currently manages the below roster. If you are interested in booking any of these artists for master classes, residencies, workshops, or lecture demonstrations, please contact us via email.

 

BAND|portier

BAND|portier is a moniker for the dance, installation, and visual work(s) Kendra Portier makes with the band of courageous beings she creates with. Past performers and collaborators include: Anna Adams Stark, Edward Rice, Simon Thomas Train, Aya Wilson, Sydnie Liggett, Christina Jane Robson, Laurel Snyder, Molly McSherry, Katie Stehura, Sara Gibbons, Jasmine Hearn, Emma Judkins, Tristan Koepke, Patrick McGrath Needham, Maryanne Lachman, Meg Madorin, Dante Brown, Marcos Duran, Rebecca Lubart, Megan Adele Bascom, Meghan Frederick, Morgan Griffen, Theresa Elwell, Madeline Wilcox, Courtney Drasner, Jenna Reigel, Annie Kloppenberg, and Michael Ingle. Music has included Super-heroes Mike Wall\SoundFORmovement and Albert Mathias, on costumes we have had Casey Loomis and Delaney McDonough, and with endless support and photos by Marisa Jane Gruneberg/Rockpaper Photography.


Inertia DeWitt is a performance-artist, educator, and budding therapist based in California. Her artwork explores issues of identity, spirituality, and the intersections of American pop-culture and politics. Her current project, AMERICAN WONDER, is a multidisciplinary performance-art protest that asks what it means to be a 21st century American. She earned an MFA in Dance from Arizona State University, where her studies focused on creative practices, somatics, and performance. She believes that when you activate creativity, you awaken spirit and encourage the body's natural propensity to heal itself. Inertia is in pursuit of an MA in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, in an effort to fortify her passion for art and healing.

Inertia DeWitt

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Jessica Pretty is a New York based dance artist, choreographer and teacher. She received her MFA in Dance from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign with a Queer Studies minor. Pretty has performed in works by Jennifer Monson, Niall Jones, Cynthia Oliver, Abby Zbikowski and more. She has presented work at panoply performance lab, the CURRENT SESSIONS, three ACDA conferences, the Emerging Artists Concert Series at Green Street Studios, and Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. Pretty is a Fresh Tracks artist in residence at New York Live Arts.

Jessica Pretty

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As a hybrid outlet for the artistic work and the educational outreach of Charlie Maybee, The T.A.P. strives to bring tap dance back to relevance in the current, progressive dance world by taking tap dance to a new level of choreographic and pedagogical intent. By fusing the rhythmic intricacies of tap dance with progressive musical theory and post-modern choreographic techniques, we present artwork which challenges contemporary audience’s perception of tap dance and allow tap works to speak for themselves on an emotional, mental, and physical level.

The Tap Awareness Project