d'shire dance collective is a collaborative, project-based dance collective, directed by Deven P. Brawley. Brawley thrives on presenting and teaching a diverse body of work that explores the experiences woven through the fabric of human existence. Fusing athleticism, power, imagery, and intense strength, showcasing the talents of the area's finest male dancers. The collective operates as collaboration between dancers, community, and regular guest artists. Conducting both performances and workshops to inspire broad participation in dance as a path to creating individual expression, celebration of diversity, and community transformation.
ddc is dedicated to creating a dynamic outlet for progressive voices, striving to challenge the intellect, imagination, and moral expectations of our artists as well as our audience. Working with contemporary contexts, ddc creates innovative and exciting dance performances for everyone to advance dialogues, challenge the mind, and entertain audiences in Southern California, the US, and abroad.