Katie Faulkner is a choreographer, performer, teaching artist and Artistic Director of little seismic dance company. As a dancer, she has performed the works of Bill T. Jones, Stephen Petronio, Ann Carlson, Victoria Marks, Susan Rethorst and was a member of AXIS Dance Company from 2003-2007. Her choreographic work has received support both locally and nationally in the form of numerous grants, commissions, awards and residencies including those at ODC Theater, the Rauschenberg Residency, the Headlands Center for the Arts, and MANCC. The recipient of several Isadora Duncan Dance Awards, she also received the top prize in the Joyce Theater A.W.A.R.D. Show!/SF competition and the SF Bay Guardian GOLDIE Award for dance. She is on faculty at ODC, UC Berkeley and the University of San Francisco and is a certified Laban/Bartenieff Movement Analyst.