BODYTRAFFIC is a world-class contemporary dance company, known internationally for its Los Angeles-grown, contagious vivacity. Founded in 2007 by Lillian Rose Barbeito and Tina Finkelman Berkett, BODYTRAFFIC continues to push boundaries and establish Los Angeles as a city known for dance. The company is deeply committed to producing acclaimed works by distinctive choreographic voices, all while surging to the forefront of the contemporary dance world.
2019-2020 Company-in-Residence at The Wallis Annenberg in Beverly Hills, CA
*2020 NDP Grant Recipiant for Snap by Micaela Taylor
It’s not everyday that, even before a company finished the first piece, I think: ‘And now I have a new company to love.’” —ADF Premiere, The Herald Sun, Susan Broili
Dubbed one of Dance Magazine’s ’25 to Watch’ last year, the repertory company is known for its versatility, bringing vivid theatricality to a range of provocative works commissioned from some of today’s most dynamic choreographers.” —The Boston Globe, Karen Campbell
…one of the most talked-about young companies, not just in L.A. but nationwide…" —Los Angeles Times, Laura Bleiberg