Exit 12 Dance Company: Classes with Roman Baca & the Dancers of Exit 12


Exit 12 Dance Company: Classes with Roman Baca & the Dancers of Exit 12


Augusta Ballet presents Exit 12 Dance Company

at the Jessye Norman School of the Arts

November 9th, 2018

EXIT12 is a contemporary dance company committed to creating and performing works of high cultural significance that inspire conversations about worldly differences and the lasting effects of violence and conflict on communities, families, and individuals. Through movement, we educate audiences about the reality of war, advocate diversity and mutual understanding through cultural exchange, and champion the humanity and dignity of all persons.

The Outreach Class is from 4:30-6:00 PM

It is FREE to attend, register here

The Masterclass is from 6:30-8:00 PM

It is $25 to attend

Spots may fill quickly, so purchase your spot in the Masterclass below!

If you’d like to register for the Outreach Class, click here.

If you’d like to register for the Master Class, then the “quantity” box below, select the number of students you would like to sign up, and then follow the instructions.

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Roman Baca is a Marine Iraq War Veteran and the Artistic Director of Exit12 Dance Company.

In 2007, Mr. Baca co-founded Exit12 Dance Company. Mr. Baca has choreographed several major works which communicate the experiences of people in conflict, and inspire visions of a better world. As a Teaching Artist, Mr. Baca has traveled to work in Erbil, Iraq and in NYC public schools teaching young adults how to express their experience through choreography and non-verbal expression. Mr. Baca has conducted Veteran/Civilian movement workshops that provide tools to aid veterans in the workplace, and to bridge the civilian-veteran divide.

Mr. Baca was inducted into the New York State Veterans Hall of Fame in 2015 and graduated Cum Laude from St. Mary’s College of CA with a BA in Performing Arts. Mr. Baca is a 2015 Veterans4Diplomacy Fellow, a NYC Service Platoon Member with The Mission Continues, a Leadership Fellow with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, a 2014 Art and Healing Network Awardee, a recipient of a 2012 Fellowship from The Mission Continues, a 2009 producing and presenting grant from AjkunBT, a 2010 Access DanceUSA Scholarship from DanceNYC through support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Brian Tippen Memorial Scholarship and the Connecticut Wartime Veterans Medal.