At dansmakers Amsterdam since 208
Lois Alexander (United States, 1991) is a dancer and choreographer living in Amsterdam. Lois graduated from The Juilliard School with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance in 2014. Lois has worked with choreographers and directors: Stijn Celis, Christoph Winkler, Romeo Castellucci, Susanne Linke, and Zufit Simon.
With her choreographies, Lois is inspired by natural processes and events. Working with time, space, change and transformation, Lois is curious how to give new dimensions to her experiences.
In 2018 Lois made her first solo, Fading Fire, which premiered in Dansmakers Amsterdam and went on to tour the Netherlands with the Moving Futures Festival 2019.
Her second solo, Neptune, is a collaboration with scenographer Nina Kay. It started its process during the New Adventures Residency in 2019 and will be expanded during her 3 Package Deal development year with support from Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst and in co-production with Dansmakers Amsterdam. Lois is also a certified Polestar Pilates trainer.