27 Aug 2021

Zaccho Dance Theatre


Zaccho Dance Theatre's Love, a state of grace
Photo by Joanna Haigood. Pictured Clarissa Dyas
A Year of Generosity!

Zaccho Dance Theatre wants to shout out our heartfelt gratitude to the many individual donors as well as funding organizations and their staff for their support this year. We are thrilled to continue the creative work of our professional company, expand our youth arts programming within our community, and support the work of other brilliant performing artists in San Francisco.

General Operating Support: National Endowment for the Arts, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco Grants for the Arts, California Arts Council, Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation, Fleishhacker Foundation, Zellerbach Family Foundation, and California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program

Black Performing Artists Residency Programs: San Francisco Office of Economic Workforce Development's Dream Keeper Initiative

Premiere of Love, a state of grace at Grace Cathedral: MAP Fund, The W Trust, and Distracted Globe Foundation

2022 San Francisco Aerial Arts Festival: Gerbode Foundation Special Award in the Arts Program - 2021 Choreographer Award for Veronica Blair 

Zaccho’s Youth Performing Arts Program: Walter & Elise Haas Fund, San Francisco Human Rights Commission’s Dream Keeper Initiative, Budding Artist Foundation, The Morris Stulsaft Foundation, and Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

Thank you very much!
Joanna Haigood
Artistic Director Joanna Haigood in Studio
with Zaccho Youth Company 
Zaccho is hiring an Assistant to the Artistic Director!

Zaccho Dance Theatre is currently accepting applications for a part-time Assistant to the Artistic Director!

The Assistant’s primary responsibilities will be to support the Artistic Director with programming, production, and administrative tasks. This will be a part-time hourly, non-exempt employee for up to 30 hours per week. 

Preference given to applicants with demonstrated work experience with dance and/or performing arts nonprofits. BIPOC people are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants must be based in the Bay Area.
Dancer Shania Rasmussen from Sketch 11: Interrupted
Photo by David DeSilva
Amy Seiwert's Imagery returns to ODC Theater this weekend!

The 11th iteration of Zaccho Artist in Resident Amy Seiwert’s Imagery’s annual SKETCH Series features world premiere works by Amy Seiwert and Ben Needham-Wood. 

Hosted by ODC Theater, in keeping with the titular theme, Artistic Director Amy Seiwert and Artistic Fellow Ben Needham-Wood will “interrupt” each other by exchanging active feedback during the creation process of their new ballets. 

In-person: Friday-Saturday
August 27-28, 8:00 PM PT 
Sunday, August 29, 7:00 PM PT with ASL & Audio Description

Online Broadcast: 
October 22, 7:30 PM PT