Gaspard & Dancers, was founded in 2009 by former Pilobolus dancer Gaspard Louis. The company produces an annual performance season at Duke University in Durham, NC and has recently been presented at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts in New York City, Cape Fear Stage in Wilmington, NC, Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC, Bermuda, and across North Carolina as part of the NC Dance Festival. Presently, the company is preparing for a Russia tour to present our newest works inspired by Neo-expressionist artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Gaspard & Dancers is a multiracial, multicultural dance company - with an artistic director of Haitian origin. The company was founded upon a shared passion for collaborative modern dance forms. Our vision is to create, perform, and teach movement that is physically inventive, emotionally dynamic, and inspiring to people of all ages and backgrounds. Inclusion and diversity is central to the mission of Gaspard & Dancers. Through performances, demonstrations, workshops and long-term residencies within the NC community and around the world. Our main goal is to expand the creative potential of all who see and share in our work.