Kitt Johnson X-act is one of the longest existing, most productive dance companies in Denmark. Founded in 1992, the company has evolved into a dynamic cultural enterprise, staging its own productions, producing and curating site-specific performance festivals, touring intensively at home and abroad, and offering physical classes, workshops, lectures and arts consultancy services. The company’s repertoire represents a wide spectrum of solo performances, ensemble works, New Circus, site-specific projects and a children’s performance.
Dancer and choreographer Kitt Johnson is the artistic director of X-act.
More info on Kitt Johnson here.
A number of artists and other stage professionals have returned to work with Kitt Johnson X-act again and again.
More info on the people behind Kitt Johnson X-act here.
Since 2009 Kitt Johnson X-act has been run from Dansehallerne on the former Carlsberg Brewery site in Vesterbro, Copenhagen. The company’s classrooms and rehearsal studios are situated at Struenseegade, Nørrebro, Copenhagen.
Kitt Johnson X-act has received continual support from the Danish Arts Foundation since 1999.
The Kitt Johnson X-act board:
Flemming Madsen (chairperson), Lene Bang, Poul Richard Pedersen, Annette Skov and Traudi Palsbøll.
Photo: Per Morten Abrahamsen
Performer: Theofanis Melas