Heidi Latsky

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HEIDI LATSKY

Artistic Director, Heidi Latsky Dance

Heidi Latsky Dance (HLD) is a not-for-profit organization founded in 2001.  Since 2006 the company has incorporated performers with disabilities. The mission of the company is to redefine beauty and virtuosity through performance and discourse, using performers with unique attributes to bring rigorous, passionate and provocative contemporary dance to diverse audiences.  HLD has received numerous awards, commissions and residencies, and has toured internationally.  ON DISPLAY, HLD's current portfolio of work that began in 2015 when the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities invited Latsky to participate in the celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, is now a global phenomenon.  Recent 2017 performances included the Whitney Museum, The High Line, Lincoln Center, Victory Dance, Cherry Hill in Central Park, King's County Hospital, American Dance Festival, Stavros Niachros Foundation Cultural Center, and Hurleyville Arts Centre, where HLD is the 2016-17 company in residence.