About Us

TDC (the acronym for the acronym) offers workshops and tours the west coast and southwest.    

Julie Cruse directs movement, troubleshooting the physical self in relation to sound, space, gravity, and human relationships.  This research experience is performed live in various capacities and also once a month with Seven Ate Nine. 

Courtney Brown directs sound.  She is interested in exploring the intersection between movement and music/sound, the consequences of being an embodied performer with limitations, and the danger of performance. 

Brent Brimhall dances, bringing a movement vocabulary from his experience in martial arts, yoga, and Argentine Tango.

Julie Akerly is a dancer and innovative choreographer with experience in a multitude of dance disciplines and history.