Promoting dance as an avenue for personal expression
through participation, education, and artistic collaboration.

Malashock Dance advances the art and experience of dance by creating original works that communicate, challenge, entertain, and encourage new forms of personal expression.

Currently in our 30th Season, Malashock Dance is an active contributor to the vibrancy of San Diego’s cultural life, serving residents of the San Diego region, visitors in search of cultural activities, and the dance community as a whole.

Founded by John Malashock in 1988 following his extensive career in dance and theater, the Company performs in various San Diego venues and events and tours nationally and internationally.

Seen on regional, national, and international stages, Malashock Dance’s impressive accomplishments include the creation of over 75 original dance works, six Emmy-award winning dance films, annual performances & workshops, participation in arts festivals, and numerous collaborative projects with the likes of KPBS-TV, San Diego Opera, San Diego Symphony, La Jolla Playhouse, La Jolla Music Society, Old Globe Theatre, San Diego Museum of Art and Art of Élan.

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