Individuals have built this organization and individuals will carry it forward.
- Brenda Way, ODC Founder and Artistic Director

Thank you to all of the talented artists and beautiful human beings who helped ODC grow into what it is today. We could not have done it without you. 

Original Collective (1971-76)
Doug Baxter
Marc Beckerman
Noni Cohn
Margot Crosman
Bruce Cryer
Carol Douglas
Sam Felder
Michelle Goldfarb
Fred Israel
Peter Klein
Jean Kondo
Kimi Okada
Chris Peck
Doug Skinner
Nancy Stark Smith
Laura Thrower
Mark Twery
Beverly Vaughn
Kit Walker
Peter Walsh
Brenda Way
Doug Winter

 
San Francisco Collective (1976-81)
Brenda Way
Kimi Okada
KT Nelson
Doug Winter
Eric Barsness
Doug Skinner
Bill Chetel
Pam Quinn
Margot Crosman
Hannah Schwartzschild
Mercy Sidbury
Marc Smith
Julie Lifton
Bill Irwin, Guest Artist
Michael O’Connor, Guest Artist

Artistic Directors 1981-
Brenda Way
Kimi Okada
KT Nelson (1981-2020)
Pam Quinn (1981-85)
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Dancers (1981-Current)
   

Dennis Adams
Greg Amato
Justin Andrews
Jeff Axelrod
Jeremy Bannon-Neches
Andrea Basile
Maria Basile
Livia Blankman
Corey Brady
Gregory Castillian
Tammy Cheney
Richard Chen See
Steffi Cheong
Mae Chesney
Mia J. Chong
Robert Dekkers
Frank Everett
Elizabeth Farotte-Heenen
Arturo Fernandez
Brian Fisher
Justin Flores
Amy Foley
Ney Fonseca
Private Freeman
Regan Frey
Jeff Friedman
Yukie Fujimoto
Marina Fukushima
Rachel Furst
Suzanne Gallo
James Gilmer
Stuart Gold

Jenifer Golden
Liz Gravelle
Sebastian Grubb
Alec Guthrie
Joseph Hernandez
Chin-Chin Hsu
Jeffrey Huang
Patricia Jiron
Natasha Adorlee
Robert Henry Johnson
Yayoi Kambara
Julie Kantor
Cindy Kazdan
Maria King
Ken Kirkland
Allen Lam
Silfredo La O Vigo
Suzanne Lappas
Christopher H. Lee
Daniel Levi-Sanchez
Justin Liu
Lizane McAdams
Kai Medeiros
Shannon Mitchell
Whitney Moncrief
Robert Moses
KT Nelson
Kimi Okada
Aaron Perlstein
Cathy Pruzan
Quilet Rarang

 

Karina Richter
Felipe Sacon
Josie G. Sadan
Keon Saghari
Daniel Santos
Tegan Schwab
Jeremy Smith
Maggie Stack
Monique Strauss
Khamla Sumphanh
Jane Suto
Eli Tamondong
Kendall Teague
Vanessa Thiessen
Heather Tietsort
Levi Toney
Charles Trapolin
Lisa Wallgreen
Kevin Ware
Brenda Way
Court Weaver
Curtis Weems
Damon White
Lani Yamanaka
Anne Zivolich