Naomi Goldberg Haas (Artistic Director/Choreographer) has worked in concert dance, theater, opera and film, collaborating with The Klezmatics, composer Michael Nyman, playwright Tony Kushner, director Brian Kulick and Disney animation. Ms. Goldberg Haas' work with the Silesian Dance Theater and persons with disabilities was presented at the XVII International Contemporary Dance Festival in Poland and most recently, at the Chutzpah Festival in Vancouver, B.C. Originally trained at the School of American Ballet, with an MFA from NYU Tisch Dance, she performed with Pacific Northwest Ballet.
DVP has been critically and popularly received at venues such as the Joyce SoHo, The Public Theater, the 92nd Street Y, Dance New Amsterdam, PS 21 in Chatham NY, and outdoor festivals at Chase Plaza, Governors Island and Battery Park. Site- specific performances have taken place at the Whitehall Terminal for the Staten Island Ferry and Washington Square Park presented by LMCC's Sitelines/River to River Festival and the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation.