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Daniel Holt hails from Central Valley, California. He received his BFA in Dance from The Ohio State University, Spring 2011. Daniel now resides in Brooklyn, New York where he teaches dance, and runs his dance company, Dirt, as well as his video company, Scarecrow.
Daniel has performed at Joyce SOHO, Jacob's Pillow's Inside/Out stage, and The New York International Fringe Festival, among others. In addition, Daniel was selected to both rehearse and pre...read more
Daniel's class blends contemporary dance with street styles: popping, hip hop, krump, and house. This is a class for the contemporary/modern dancer hoping to focus on dynamics, highlighting ideals of physical/mental specificity, and efficient use of energy.
We will focus on strengthening the body to warm up, leading seamlessly into a focus on isolations and quick switches between dynamics. Class combos will highlight the range within contemporary physicality alongside that of street styles to diversify students' abilities, and to deepen their understanding of contemporary dance.