Barbara Mahler is a choreographer, performer, movement educator, body worker – a Master teacher of and major contributor to Klein Technique™ and a Faculty member and certified practitioner of Zero Balancing. She has been selected for the 2013 Bax 10 award in Arts Education. As well as choreographing and teaching, she maintains a private practice in hands on healing work, using the techniques and principles of Zero Balancing, Connective Tissue Therapy, and others, working with injury rehabilitation and prevention; movement re education and coordination. She has been an ongoing faculty member with Movement Research NYC since 2004, teaching group classes aimed towards the improvement of coordination, alignment and general physical well-being. Barbara has been an a guest faculty member of the Danish National School of Theater and Contemporary Dance since 1994. She was a guest artist/teacher at Hunter College NYC, 2000-11 and is pleased to be once again in fall 2012.


Eric Handman is an Assistant Professor at the University of Utah's Department of Modern Dance. A native New Yorker, he danced for Doug Varone and Dancers, Nicholas Leichter Dance, Joy Kellman and Company, David Dorfman Dance, Lisa Race, Stephen Koester, Charlotte Boye-Christensen, Kumiko Kimoto, New York Theatre Ballet and many others. His has taught, performed and shown his choreography and screendances throughout the United States as well as Japan, Finland, France, Germany, England, Switzerland, Costa Rica and Hungary. He specializes in teaching contemporary dance technique, composition, improvisation, contact improvisation, qualitative research methods and criticism.


Breaking Ground 2015 Review by Lynn Trimble
Source: March 23, 2015 -- Phoenix New Times View Article

Carley Conder on Breaking Ground + 10 Tiny Dances by Zaida Dedolph
Source: March 19, 2015 -- Phoenix New Times View Article

Carley Conder Profile: 100 Creatives by Becky Bartowski
Source: August 11, 2014 -- Phoenix New Times View Article

Best Dance Festival 2014
Source: 2014 -- Phoenix New Times View Article

10 Best Things I Saw in Metro Phoenix in 2014 by Becky Bartkowski
Source: December 23, 2014 -- Phoenix New Times View Article

Breaking Ground 2014 Review by Katrina Montgomery
Source: January 27, 2014 - Phoenix New Times View Article

CONDER/dance Performs 'Strangers' in Tempe by Alexandre Foote
Source: April 12, 2011 - Arizona Republic View Article

CONDER/dance Pushing Boundaries in Tempe Fest by Jennifer McClellan
Source: December 3, 2010 - Arizona Republic View Article



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