Au (latin: Aurum) is the symbol for the chemical element Gold. Gold is a cultural symbol for celebration. We are golden.
We are dance artists of color, women artists, and queer artists.
We create dance that celebrates the voices and visions of our artistic family.
Together we are realizing the world we want tolive in.
Au Collective develops relatable and engaging dance art that reflects our multi-faceted family of dancers. We highlight the creative perspective of all our members including people of color, queer people, and women.
To create a human connection that extends beyond our family of dancers and into the many communities of Seattle and afar.
By bringing empowered people of color and allies on stage, we create multi-racial dance art that is accessible to all audiences regardless of age, race, or class. In doing so, we support our dancers’ holistic development while making dance accessible to marginalized communities, our families, and our friends through interactive workshops, open rehearsals, and performances.