Danielle Agami | Artistic & EXECUTIVE Director
Danielle Agami was born in Israel in 1984 where she studied at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and was a member of the Batsheva Dance Company. Between 2007 and 2009, Agami served as the Artistic Director of Batsheva Dancers Create, and functioned as the company's rehearsal director from 2008-2010. After 8 years with Batsheva, Agami moved to New York to serve as the Senior Manager of Gaga U.S.A.
In 2012, Agami relocated to Seattle where she founded Ate9- an undertaking that has fully realized her artistic voice as a dancer, choreographer, and teacher. Danielle was the grand prize winner of the 2013 & 14 Annual Choreography Festival at the McCallum Theatre and one of Dance Magazine’s Top 25 to watch in 2015. In 2016, she was recognized with the Princess Grace Award for Choreography and created a new work, Pick a Chair, with Visceral Dance in Chicago. Agami has made over 8 fully produced works with Ate9 since it's inception including the innovative new work calling glenn with live music by Wilco percussionist Glenn Kotche.
Agami was also named as the 2018 recipient of the Virginia B. Toulmin Fellowship for Women Choreographers. During the fellowship with will develop a solo performance and research a new ballet class inspired by her years of experience with Gaga Movement Language.
Jordan Klitzke | Company manager
Always fascinated by subconscious communication, Jordan Klitzke researches the human experience through choreography, teaching, and dramaturgy. In 2018 he received his MFA in Dance from ASU and became the company manager of Ate9. Jordan holds a BA in Biology from Gustavus Adolphus College and studied at the Professional School of Dance in Mazatlán, México. He was the resident choreographer of the National Contemporary Ballet of Ecuador in 2015/16 and continues to travel to Latin America for choreographic and cultural exchange projects.
Ate9 ADMIN TEAM:
Company Manager | Jordan Klitzke email@example.com
Production & Office Manager | Paige Amicon firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Assistant | Sheila Parker email@example.com
Representation | Rachel Cohen
Cadence Arts Network, Inc.
Photography & Branding | Cheryl Mann firstname.lastname@example.org
Ate9 Board of Directors:
Board Chair | Ariel Carpenter