Braided Light Dance Project
Braided Light Dance Project is an innovative new modern dance company in Jacksonville, Florida. Founded in 2007 by a collective of professional dancers in our community, Braided Light’s mission is to produce sophisticated and inspired modern dance. Our goal is to shift the paradigm of dance in Jacksonville. Through collaboration with other local artists and athletes, we will increase the awareness of the vibrant tapestry of talent that call Jacksonville home. Our primary focus is producing choreography that is evocative, athletic and inspired by the intrigue of human contact. Secondly, our goal is to provide educational opportunities for a broad range of students. Braided Light hopes to infuse our community with all the passion and beauty that dance can offer. By braiding the light of dance, we intend to be a beacon of excellence in the community. The company consists of faculty from Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, and danceWORKS at FSCJ along with dancers from Virginia, New York and Portugal.