events

35th Anniversary Launch

Bendix Building 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1100B, Los Angeles, CA

Join us for this kick-off event where we will unveil our 2020 season in celebration of our 35th anniversary. You will hear from our artistic collaborators, enjoy a screening of...

Free

“One Leg at a Time” Exhibition

Track 16 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1005, Los Angeles, CA

After our residency with the inmates at the California Institution for Women, this exhibition will give the audience an opportunity to walk in the footsteps of the participants. Gallery open...

Free

Beauty in Your Backyard

Willowbrook Library 11737 Wilmington Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

A multi-disciplinary community artist engagement that highlights talented local artists in the fields of architecture, music, photography and dance. This curated panel at the new Willowbrook Library is presented by...

Free

Winter Dance Lab

Bendix Building 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1100B, Los Angeles, CA

Only 15 spots available! Taught by Heidi Duckler and guest artist Austin Tyson. Austin Tyson is originally from Portland, OR where he trained with the Jefferson Dancers. He received his...

$250

Underway

7th Street Bridge S. Santa Fe Avenue and 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA

Underway is a dance opera directed and choreographed by Heidi Duckler with music created by four composers - an opera for five voices by Leaha Maria Villarreal, an eclectic mix...

$45 – $100

Underway

7th Street Bridge S. Santa Fe Avenue and 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA

Underway is a dance opera directed and choreographed by Heidi Duckler with music created by four composers - an opera for five voices by Leaha Maria Villarreal, an eclectic mix...

$45 – $100

Illuminating The Chandelier

Zoom

Heidi Duckler Dance will present Illuminating the Chandelier, an original digital site-specific performance shared globally through Zoom’s streaming platform. As a precursor to the live performance of The Chandelier, premiering...

$15

here/there salons: HDD Teaching Artist Presentation

Our education vision is rooted in exploration. Please join us in this virtual discussion to look at the themes of empathy, optimism, and responsibility today. HDD's teaching artists discuss methods...

Free

here/there salons: Panel Discussion with HDD Partners

Our education vision is rooted in exploration. Please join us in this virtual discussion to look at the themes of empathy, optimism, and responsibility today. Panel discussion on the power...

Free

ESCAPE Screening

Zoom

Join us for a virtual screening of the film and talkback with the creators In November 2019 Heidi Duckler Dance performed as part of the international programming at the Centro...

Avalon High School Final Performance

Zoom

Our Avalon High School residency students have their virtual final performance via Zoom. Join us for their performance and a conversation afterwards.

Ebb & Flow: Chinatown

Los Angeles State Historic Park 1245 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA

We are proud to present our 4th Ebb & Flow festival: Chinatown ~ with a twist. Instead of our usual festival activities which involve live performances and workshops, this year...

Look What SHE Did! Artists of Los Angeles Film Screening

Zoom

Heidi Duckler Dance’s salons are intimate gatherings where our artists, collaborators, and partners are given a platform to present their work to the community and cultivate conversation. These events are...

Move Me x Culver City High School

Zoom

Culver City High School students' original performance will be showcased at this virtual final performance + talkback with the public. In addition to the student performance, viewers will get a...

Home Share x Heidi Duckler Dance

Zoom

Art Share L.A.'s Home Share is a weekly variety show showcasing musicians and performers from the extended Art Share family. Hosted by wonderful Mathew Cuban. HDD joins this Thursday to...

HDD/Northwest Cooped Up 3

Zoom

The third iteration of HDD/Northwest's online short film festival! We are proud to premiere the company's film, Body is Home, filmed at Keller Fountain Park, followed by a discussion with...

Unsettling Ramona Salon Series: Unsettling Story

Zoom

Missed it? Watch here! Heidi Duckler Dance hosts Indigenous artists, activists, scholars, and thought leaders this 3-part series of virtual programs amplifying the histories and contemporary experiences of Native Americans...

Unsettling Ramona Salon Series: Unsettling Self

Zoom

Missed it? Watch here! Heidi Duckler Dance hosts Indigenous artists, activists, scholars, and thought leaders this 3-part series of virtual programs amplifying the histories and contemporary experiences of Native Americans...

Unsettling Ramona Salon Series: Unsettling Sound

Zoom

Missed it? Watch here! Heidi Duckler Dance hosts Indigenous artists, activists, scholars, and thought leaders this 3-part series of virtual programs amplifying the histories and contemporary experiences of Native Americans...

Bucharest International Dance Film Festival

CINÉMA ELVIRE POPESCO Bulevardul Dacia, București

Our film ESCAPE was chosen as an official selection at the Bucharest International Dance Film Festival! About ESCAPE: In November 2019 Heidi Duckler Dance performed as part of the international...

MEXICO CITY VIDEODANCE FESTIVAL

Online

Our film ESCAPE was chosen as an official selection at the Mexico City Videodance festival! About ESCAPE: In November 2019 Heidi Duckler Dance performed as part of the international programming...

35th Anniversary Celebration | THE QUEST

10 Different Sites

LA's quintessential dance company invites you to ten days of safely-distanced celebrations, animated by original performances, distinguished honorees, and spectacular views of Los Angeles. This year’s event is THE QUEST,...

Portland Dance Film Fest

HDD's film Where We're Going was selected for the Portland Dance Film Fest 2020! Where We're Going: Filmed on the rooftop of the historic Bendix Building in the garment district...

Capitol Dance & Cinema Festival

Online

Our film ESCAPE was chosen as an official selection at the Capitol Dance & Cinema Festival in Washington, DC! About ESCAPE: In November 2019 Heidi Duckler Dance performed as part...

Kinetoscope International Screendance Film Festival

The Roxy Theater 718 S Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT

HDD's film Where We're Going was selected for the Kinetoscope International Screendance Film Festival 2020! Where We're Going: Filmed on the rooftop of the historic Bendix Building in the garment...

Nature, Art & Habitat Workshop

Online

COEXISTENCE in the times of Covid-19 Artistic Director and Founder Heidi Duckler participates in a conversation on coexistence as expressed in contemporary art. RSVP at info@nahr.it

LA Dance Shorts Film Festival

Online

For the Time Being, a film created by our sister company HDD/Northwest in Portland, is being screened along with other shorts from around the world. RSVP here

The Boguslaw Schaeffer Livestream Project

Online

Watch the free livestream here! We were chosen by the bi-continental Warsaw Bauhaus Foundation, as one of three esteemed Los Angeles choreographers to respond creatively alongside experimental performing artists in...

THE RE-QUEST – Night 1

Zoom

A Screening of Heidi Duckler Dance 35th Anniversary Celebration in Two Parts December 5th- Day One through Day 5 December 6th- Day Six though Day 10 In October, we embarked...

$5 – $120

THE RE-QUEST – Night 2

Zoom

A Screening of Heidi Duckler Dance 35th Anniversary Celebration in Two Parts December 5th- Day One through Day 5 December 6th- Day Six though Day 10 In October we embarked...

$5 – $120

Watch THE RE-QUEST

Online

Watch back the 2 nights of screenings of Heidi Duckler Dance 35th Anniversary Celebration! Watch the trailer here! In October, we embarked on THE QUEST, an exemplary project of 10...

$5 – $120

Screendance Miami Festival

Online

Our film ESCAPE has been selected to be screened at Miami Light Project's Screendance Miami Festival! ScreenDance Miami highlights choreographers and directors who are working with emerging and new concepts...

Free

Dance Camera West

Santa Monica College East Bundy Campus Parking Lot

The Broad Stage is creating a unique DRIVE-IN experience as the closing night of the month-long Dance Camera West film festival screening the finalists and award-winning (tba) films from 2021....

$45 – $80

Dance Camera West

Santa Monica College East Bundy Campus Parking Lot

The Broad Stage is creating a unique DRIVE-IN experience as the closing night of the month-long Dance Camera West film festival screening the finalists and award-winning (tba) films from 2021....

$45 – $80

HDD/NW Cooped Up 5

Online

We are excited to share projects by Heidi Duckler Dance and Heidi Duckler Dance/Northwest during this fifth edition of Cooped Up. Enjoy the premiere Into the Distance, a film by...

REMNANTS

Online

Join us for this salon highlighting the wealth of the Los Angeles artistic community! The REMNANTS salon is the culmination of a series of artistic workshops curated by Heidi Duckler,...

MAP Lab

Zoom

Introducing MAP Lab: Movement, Architecture, and Production. A brand new virtual workshop that culminates in the creation of your own (virtual) site-specific dance film! In MAP Lab, you will have...

$250

Ebb & Flow: Chinatown

Los Angeles State Historic Park 1245 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA

Heidi Duckler Dance is bringing our beloved festival Ebb & Flow back to the Los Angeles State Historic Park in Chinatown on June 12th and 13th. Ebb & Flow is...

HONEST PURPOSE

Culver Steps 9300 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA

HONEST PURPOSE is a series of performances at The Culver Steps featuring Heidi Duckler Dance dancers accompanied by a live four-piece band led by Dwight Trible. Funded in part by...

$20 – $40

The Chandelier

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts 9390 N Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA

The Chandelier,​ originally slated to be premiered at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts spring 2020, but postponed due to the pandemic, is finally premiering August 12 -...

Ages Take Action: Give the Vaccine a Shot

Watts Coffee House 1827 E 103rd St, Los Angeles

Join Heidi Duckler Dance on Thursday, July 29nd from 7-8 PM for a screening of Ages Take Action, a PSA about the COVID-19 vaccine in collaboration with MLK Jr. Outpatient...

Heidi Duckler Dance 36th Annual Gala

Wilfandel Club House 3425 W. Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

Click here for tickets An unforgettable celebration filled with dance and music in the garden at the historic Wilfandel Club. History of the Wilfandel Club Finding a place of your...

Truth or Consequences: A curated series of transdisciplinary salons

Bendix Building 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1100B, Los Angeles, CA

March 6 - Illuminating the Bendix Come listen, explore, meet new artists and experience their work. Enjoy wine, snacks and great conversation as we behold beautiful beginnings in the world...

$25 – $35

Truth or Consequences: A curated series of transdisciplinary salons

Bendix Building 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1100B, Los Angeles, CA

May 15 - Stories from Storage Come listen, explore, meet new artists and experience their work. Enjoy wine, snacks and great conversation as we behold beautiful beginnings in the world...

$25 – $35

MAP Lab

Bendix Building 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1100B, Los Angeles, CA

“Your creativity starts with whether you’re curious” - Frank Gehry (Architecture Innovator) Introducing MAP Lab (Movement, Architecture, Production) a three day workshop serving as an incubation and creative laboratory held...

$150

Ebb & Flow: Chinatown

Los Angeles State Historic Park 1245 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA

Heidi Duckler Dance brings its beloved Ebb & Flow festival back to the Los Angeles State Historic Park in Chinatown for a fourth year! Join us for a beautiful walk...

Truth or Consequences: A curated series of transdisciplinary salons

Bendix Building 1206 Maple Ave. Ste. 1100B, Los Angeles, CA

August 14 - Second Nature: an evening of cinema, live performance, and deep discussion Truth or Consequences: Second Nature, is a unification of film, dance, music, and conversation that delves...

$15 – $40

Ebb & Flow: Culver City

Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook 6300 Hetzler Rd, Culver City, CA

Heidi Duckler Dance brings its beloved Ebb & Flow festival back to the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook in Culver City ! Join us for a beautiful walk around the scenic...

Free