Julie shares why she enjoys being an AXIS Dancer:
“I feel so fortunate to be an AXIS dancer and to have the opportunity to dance and learn in this environment where all people are encouraged bring their full selves, nothing more and nothing less, and dance together.”
- Julie Crothers
Born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee, Julie has been dancing since a very young age, training in ballet, contemporary, jazz, tap, and improvisation. In May 2014, she graduated from Elon University in Elon, North Carolina earning a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography and a BA in Arts Administration. During her undergraduate studies, Julie also conducted a performance-based research study into the intersection of choreography, improvisation, and autobiographical performance. Most recently Julie has danced professionally with NC-based contemporary dance company Renay Aumiller Dances (RAD), performing at the American Dance Festival in June 2014. Julie’s choreography has been presented at multiple venues in North Carolina, as well as in New York, Tennessee, at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, Kentucky, and at the American College Dance Festival Association, Southeast Region gala performance at Georgia College. Julie joined AXIS in July 2014.
Julie will be performing during our 2015 Home Season, June 12-14th. http://www.axisdance.org/season/