It takes a village of creative minds and dedicated artists in a variety of fields to produce a new contemporary dance work, including choreographers; composers; costumers; set, lighting and video designers; AND and the Ballet Austin company dancers you’ll see performing Stephen Mills’ world-premiere work, EXIT WOUNDS, next month at the Long Center.

Here’s a look at how dancers help create a new production and the influence they have on the movement styles you’ll see on stage.

This page features a ballet video titled Understanding Exit Wounds: How do dancers help create a new production?. The ballet company performing in this ballet video include Ballet Austin. Choreography featured in this video is by .