“ODD,” inspired by the Norwegian figurative painter, Odd Nerdrum, united Shinichi Iova-Koga‘s inkBoat collaborative with Oakland’s Axis Dance Company, which integrates able and disabled performers. In the past, the troupe has commissioned pieces from dance world heavy hitters like Bill T. Jones and Joe Goode, but rarely has it been tested as in this unbroken, 75-minute opus. And rarely has it emerged with such stunning results. SF Chronicle review by Allan Ulrich: inkboat.com/review-odd-inkboataxis-sf-chronicleallan-ulrich/

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Direction and Choreography
Shinichi Iova-Koga

Choreography and Performance

AXIS
Sonsheree Giles, Alice Sheppard, Rodney Bell, Janet Das, Sebastian Grubb

inkBoat
Yuko Kaseki, Dana Iova-Koga, Peiling Kao and Sherwood Chen

Music Composition and Performance
Joan Jeanrenaud & Dohee Lee

Set Design
Dennis Palazzolo

Lighting Design
Heather Basarab

Costume Design
Sonsheree Giles

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