In Da House is an initiative by Danz People to bring inspiration from around the world to the local dance community through provision of an avenue for master classes by renowned overseas instructors.




Established in 2009 in Irvine, California, Entity Contemporary Dance is a professional dance company that fuses modern, jazz, and hip hop dance techniques to present innovative and charismatic repertory. Led by artistic directors Will Johnston and Marissa Osato, and comprised of professional dancers residing in Los Angeles and Orange County, Entity fosters creative collaboration and exploration. Over the last seven years, Entity has guest performed in numerous dance festivals, benefit shows, and industry showcases all over California, and was a finalist for the prestigious McCallum Theatre Choreography Festival in Palm Desert, CA for four consecutive years. Entity premiered its first evening length work, “Braxon Vs. Oregon,” in November 2014 in Los Angeles to sold-out audiences, held an encore weekend in January 2015, and reprised the show again in San Francisco in October 2015. The company currently holds residency at EDGE Performing Arts Center in Hollywood, CA, and hosts open company class there every Wednesday from 5:30-7pm. Entity Contemporary Dance is excited to premiere new work in Los Angeles June 2-3, 2016 and make its international debut in Singapore and Hong Kong in September 2016. Known for its magnetic stage personality, dynamic style, and technical versatility, Entity Contemporary Dance explores the nature of human existence through the art of movement.