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