About Us

"Impressive and accomplished choreographic symphony. Her movement is fast, athletic, sensuous." - SF Examiner


"A fierce fluidity in performance and a brooding surrealism in the choreography." - Minneapolis Star Tribune


"Prolific to the point of profligacy.  Let's just say sometimes electrifying, always interesting, usually amazing." - Skyway News


"Her smart choreography is full of surprises" - Minneapolis Star Tribune


"Alyce Finwall brings a bit of glamour to the dance world." - City Pages


"Athletic, voracious, and exuberant " - Oakland Examiner

"Work that is known for its sexiness and intelligence" - New York Times

Established in 1999, Alyce Finwall Dance Theater (AFDT) blends an unabashed movement language with dramatic expression to create a powerful vehicle for theatrical dance.  Utilizing a combination of high intensity contemporary and classical forms to investigate the complex dimensions of life and the human experience, Alyce Finwall's unique artistic voice comes from a dedication to experimentation and reinvention, and her approach delivers an intelligent and evocative style illuminated with vision, insight and imagination.  AFDT also supports the WERK Collective and the WERK! Performance Festival (www.werkcollective.org)