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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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News

February 26, 2015

Opposing Forces Documentary by Kyle Seago

Check out this behind the scenes look at the process, development, and premiere of Amy O’Neal’s Opposing Forces directed by Kyle Seago. WATCH

February 04, 2015

Dancing & Music Spectacular: Opposing Forces at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts

OC Mom Blog Tonya Goodbrand “Always powerful, they knew when to push and when to hold back with each piece. The movement was strong and expressive, even when they were exploring the “soft” side of the hip-hop world.” READ