About chuthis.

chuthis. promotes cutting edge contemporary dance that pushes the physical boundaries of movement with sharp expanding, contracting, and undulating liquid-like energy, enmeshed in striking imagery to provoke thought.

chuthis. provides movement intensives & customized workshops both nationally and internationally. These programs provide movement education, foster technical/artistic development, and explore mind/body familiarity, aiming to ignite an adventurous side of dance.

chuthis. continuously strives to expand its audience.


 

Educational Programs

(students, pre-professionals, professionals)

  • chuthis. Movement Intensive [CTMI]
    (ages 16 & up) - audition required

  • chuthis. Moves | Vegas
    (ages 11 & up) - no audition required

  • chuthis. Perspectives

  • chuthis. Mini Moves
    (ages 7-10) - no audition required

 
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About chuthis. Movement Intensive

chuthis. Artistic Director and Choreographer, Peter Chu, directs an annual movement intensive focused on personal movement research and development. This training program is a vessel for creativity through the exploration of the creative process. A nurturing environment enables artists to build a broader awareness of technical and artistic complexities implicit in movement. Classes in Qi Gong, Ballet, Modern, Body Maintenance, chuthis. Ideas, & Grooves will complement the time spent in process with Peter. In addition to technical and creative classes, special guest educators will share valuable information on nutrition, dance prehab, and injury prevention. This curriculum coupled with structured mentorship aims to foster the growth and success of pre-professionals and professionals within the world of dance.

 
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chuthis. Movement Intensive 2019 — August 12-24, 2019

CTMI 2019 will be held in Las Vegas, NV. It has been reimagined as a two-week program focused on a creative process with Peter Chu, and will culminate in a performance for the Las Vegas community alongside the chuthis. company dancers. There is a limited amount of places available: 25 dancers, ages 16 & up, were selected by video audition.

2019 Applications are CLOSED

DETAILS & APPLICATION INFORMATION HERE
We are working towards offering scholarships for participants. We running a GoFundMe campaign to raise the funds. Click here to donate.


 
 
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chuthis. Moves | Vegas — August 6-8, 2019

chuthis. Moves | Vegas

chuthis. is thrilled to offer a new workshop directed by Artistic Director & Choreographer Peter Chu: chuthis. Moves | Vegas. The workshop consists of three full days of classes for dancers ages 11 & up in a non-audition setting. A nurturing environment enables artists to build a broader awareness of technical and artistic complexities implicit in movement. Peter and chuthis. company members/educators will lead classes in Qi Gong, Ballet, Modern, Body Maintenance, chuthis. Ideas, & chuthis. Repertoire.

DETAILS & APPLICATION INFORMATION HERE


 
 
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About chuthis. perspectives

chuthis. Moves is an initiative to curate a platform for seasoned women educators to share their wealth of knowledge, their passion, and their teaching methodologies with the next generation. Peter Chu and one invited guest educator guide a 2-3 day workshop for dance schools both nationally and internationally.

As a partner in educational programming, Peter works closely with each school’s Artistic Director throughout the season to carefully craft a workshop that supplements the current curriculum offered. 

Each customized workshop aims to foster technical/artistic development and mind/body familiarity. Both Peter and the guest educator act as mentors to the students, instructing in appropriate audition etiquette, work ethic, coping strategies, and expectations/responsibilities of professional artists.


 
 
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chuthis. mini Moves

chuthis. is thrilled to be offering chuthis. mini Moves | Vegas. Offered as a compliment to chuthis. Moves | Vegas, this 2.5 hour workshop is geared for ages 7-10. The younger generation will work with Peter Chu and chuthis. company member Krystal Matsuyama-Tsai to explore movement ideas in a creative and safe environment.

DETAILS & INFORMATION HERE


 

2019 WORKSHOP DATES