ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Photo by Lois Greenfield

Photo by Lois Greenfield

Stacey Printz (Choreographer/Dancer/Educator): Artistic Director of Printz Dance Project (PDP) with her company has performed in San Francisco for 17 yrs, and toured across the nation and internationally in Russia, Lithuania, Ireland, The Virgin Islands and Mexico. Printz was nominated for an Isadora Duncan Dance Award (Izzie) for her 2011 work Hover Space, and her most recent work GLASSlands was presented by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, on their mainstage in May 2018. Printz’s choreography credits in theater/multi-genre, performing arts pieces include: As You Like It at Cal Shakes, Aaron Davidman’s Wrestling Jerusalem, Sarah Shourd’s The Box, Washington D.C.’s Woolly Mammoth Theater production of The Arsonists, and YBCA Director Marc Bamuthi Joseph’s internationally recognized works, Scourge, The Break/s, the Bessie nominated Red, Black & Green: a blues, and /peh-LO-tah/, which recently toured to Kennedy Center and BAM. In addition she has choreographed many regional musical theater productions, most recently choreographing In The Heights at Throckmorton Theater, and in the past, West Side Story, A Chorus Line, Grease and more. Printz has taught her hybrid contemporary-jazz technique across the United States, including places such as New York (Broadway Dance, NYU, Peridance), Los Angeles, Memphis, Arizona, Colorado, Utah and Internationally (including Italy, Switzerland, Denmark, Austria, Ireland, Russia and more). In the Bay Area, Printz teaches for A.C.T.’s MFA program, at Alonzo King’s LINES Dance Center where she has been on faculty for 16 years, and RoCo Dance MV. Printz graduated cum laude from UC Irvine with degrees in sociology and dance. For more info on classes and performances: printzdance.org