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Elizabeth Streb

STREB Lab for Action Mechanics
Artistic Director

Elizabeth Streb was born in 1950 and has been testing the potential of the human body ever since. The preeminent Extreme Action Architect, Streb is "a rascal", "a genius" and dance's answer to punk rock. She founded her company in 1985 and became a MacArthur Foundation fellow in 1997. In 2003 she founded the STREB Lab for Action Mechanics (SLAM) in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. She also wrote the book STREB: How to Become an Extreme Action Hero (2010, Feminist Press). The STREB company has performed in, around and on top of major landmarks, theaters and stadiums worldwide. Streb is the subject of the 2014 documentary Born to Fly (Aubin Pictures).

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, October 23

10:25am PDT