Drye/Marinaro Dance Company: Raw Real Work about Real Life

Oct 7, 2022


Welcome to the official page of Drye/Marinaro Dance Company! As a leading performer in the world of contemporary dance, our company prides itself on creating raw, authentic, and captivating performances that reflect real-life experiences. Through our artistic expressions and unique choreography techniques, we aim to connect with audiences on a deep, emotional level.


At Drye/Marinaro Dance Company, we believe that the stage is our canvas, and our performances serve as the brushstrokes that bring stories to life. Each performance is meticulously crafted to evoke emotions, challenge perceptions, and provoke thought. Our repertoire includes a diverse range of pieces, from intimate solo performances to powerful group ensembles.

With a fusion of contemporary, ballet, and modern dance styles, our performances showcase the versatility and technical brilliance of our talented dancers. We draw inspiration from real-life experiences, ensuring that our work rings true and resonates with the audience. Whether exploring themes of love, loss, identity, or societal issues, our performances are deep, thought-provoking, and cathartic.

Choreography Techniques

Our choreography techniques are rooted in a deep understanding of movement, emotion, and storytelling. Through a collaborative and organic process, our choreographers work closely with the dancers to create unique, intricate, and visually stunning routines. We believe in allowing the dancers' individuality and creativity to shine through, resulting in performances that are truly authentic.

By combining fluidity, precision, and dynamic movements, our choreography captures the essence of the human experience. We utilize both structured forms and improvisation, allowing the dancers to explore their bodies and emotions freely. The result is a seamless blend of athleticism, artistry, and storytelling that transports audiences into our world.


Our inspiration comes from the undeniable beauty and complexity of real-life stories. We believe that dance has the power to transcend words and communicate emotions in ways that words alone cannot. The rawness and authenticity of human experiences serve as a constant source of inspiration for our work.

Each piece we create is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit, the power of vulnerability, and the beauty of imperfection. We are deeply influenced by the rich tapestry of life, drawing inspiration from personal narratives, societal issues, and historical events. We aim to spark conversations, challenge norms, and provide a platform for shared experiences through our performances.


At Drye/Marinaro Dance Company, we are proud to offer raw, real, and unforgettable performances that capture the essence of human emotions and experiences. Through our unique choreography techniques and authentic storytelling, we aim to leave a lasting impact on audiences around the world. Join us on this extraordinary journey as we push the boundaries of contemporary dance and create work that resonates on a deeply personal level.

Benjamin Vaiz
I'm absolutely thrilled to have discovered the Drye/Marinaro Dance Company! Their commitment to showcasing raw, real-life experiences through captivating performances is truly commendable. I can't wait to witness the emotional depth and authenticity they bring to the stage.
Nov 11, 2023