Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Founded in 1994 by Artistic Directors Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson, Complexions has awakened audiences to a new, exciting genre with their singular approach of reinventing dance through a groundbreaking mix of methods, styles and cultures. Combining the best of athleticism, lyricism, technical training and experience, the New York City-based company of dance thoroughbreds has toured 5 continents, to over 20 countries, and been seen by well over 20 millions television viewers with their appearances on So You Think You Can Dance in the United States and Australia.

A matchless American dance company.” – Philadelphia Inquirer

...one expects to see magnificent athletic endeavors, intriguing movement invention, and perfectly contoured bodies—and the company always delivers."  - Theater Jones

Hailed as two of the greatest virtuosos ever to emerge from Ailey land - Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson" - The New York Times

Rhoden's work is post-Balanchinean choreography, a new aesthetic in movement, stage picture, and performance concepts reflecting a post-modern, techno-savvy worldview." - Dance Magazine