The Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company is acclaimed for its artistic excellence and range as well as its extraordinary ability to communicate to audiences about dance and the creative process. With cohesive artistic and educational programming, the Company works on and off the stage to bring contemporary dance to its audiences. The Company is led by Artistic Director Carolyn Dorfman’s creative drive to communicate human experiences, interactions, perceptions and truths. The Company has also been hailed for its “elegance and power” and “technical ability, versatility, and inner fire.” CDDC presents new and repertory works by Ms. Dorfman, regularly commissions original scores, and forges artistic collaborations. In concert performances of Company premieres and repertory works, CDDC engages audiences with its artistry. Through family and school‑time performances, meet‑the‑artists events, post‑performance discussion, and open rehearsals, CDDC engages audiences in the creative process. Carolyn Dorfman and CDDC members are highly skilled artists and articulate and experienced teachers who can reach students at all levels of training, from beginner to professional. The Company’s unique master classes and teacher training workshops meld process and performance for the next generation of artists and educators.