+ d.i.y. + n.e.l.a. + playful + inventive + site-sensitive + collaborative + experimental + teaching and learning + dance performance and practice
photo by Rachael Boyajian
a brief history szalt is a collection of Los Angeles movers, collaborating with musicians and visual artists artistically led by dancer and choreographer, Stephanie Zaletel. Within the last three years, Zaletel has produced a myriad of new works across the city for szalt including O E a collaborative evening length performance that debuted at Highways Performance Space in September 2015, and tuesday., an installation-style piece for the Hammer Museum’s Made in LA series in collaboration with James Kidd and the Pieter Performance Space Council.
about the director Born and bred in Las Vegas, NV, Stephanie Zaletel completed her BFA in Dance Performance/ Choreography at the California Institute of the Arts. Zaletel has performed for locally and internationally renowned choreographers including Barak Marshall, Stephanie Nugent, Colin Connor, and in Danielle Agami’s Ate9 dANCEcOMPANY. She has worked closely with Agami as the company’s stage manager, administrator, and rehearsal director.