Wild Rhythm Dance Company
Wild Rhythm is a dance company rooted in the language of lindy hop and vernacular jazz. Their work reflects the joy and tenacity of swing-era dances. Led by artistic director Gaby Cook and creative collaborator Nathan Bugh — Wild Rhythm brings some of the world’s most accomplished swing dancers to concert halls and dance festivals. Wild Rhythm has performed in programs such as Jacob Pillow's Inside/Out Series, 92nd St Y Fridays at Noon, Intrepid Battle of the Big Bands and educational initiatives such as "Urban Stomp: Swing to Mambo" The mission of Wild Rhythm is to connect, create and educate. Connect to traditions of lindy hop and vernacular jazz. Create and choreograph new material with a spirit of innovation and respect. Educate new audiences about the artistic value and cultural significance of swing-era dances.