Allison Shir is a dance artist originally from the East Coast and currently based in Salt Lake City. Prior to relocating to this Pretty Great State, she lived in Holland and Israel where she co-founded, performed, and created for both the interdisciplinary performance group CorpComposition (Amsterdam/Den Haag) and the Ouroboros Dance Collective (Tel Aviv). She also was a performing member with the Israeli-based Aluminum Show on domestic and international tours. Locally, she has danced and made work with Tumbleweeds Dance Theatre and DanceBand BandDance, and has been a performing member with Dance Balletti and And Artists. She continues to create new work and perform in freelance projects as an independent artist. Lastly, she loves DEXO, watermelons, and her cat.