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“Amy O'Neal detonates across the stage.”

Dance Magazine

About Amy

Amy O’Neal is a versatile dancer, performer, choreographer, and dance educator with one foot firmly planted in Hip Hop and Street Dance culture and the other in Contemporary Performance Practices. She is passionate about the intersection of these worlds and how they connect energetically and philosophically, while honoring their cultural differences.  For fifteen years, she has taught and performed throughout the US, Japan, Italy, and Mexico, and she has choreographed for stage, commercials, rock shows, galleries, dance films and music videos.   Her work is an amalgam of her diverse movement and life experiences presenting social commentary with dark humor and heavy beats.

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Amy O’Neal – Opposing Forces Dance Performance Review

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B-Boys Deconstruct Gender in Amy O’Neal’s Opposing Forces

Megan Burbank The Portland Mercury September 18, 2015 READ “as they marked the floor pristine with sweat, what I was seeing seemed less and less like a performance, and more like an intimate confession, something closer to the truth about what it’s like to feel pressured to be a man, when that word is defined […]