Malashock Dance
San Diego


WITHOUT A NET, created by Malashock Dance, is an interactive, immersive and participatory experience, based on the theme of an edgy, “down-on-its-luck” traveling circus/carnival. Explore the midway and try on costume pieces in our interactive photo booth, grab some concessions and prepare for an exciting two-act show. The Big Top room features circus-themed dances, aerial acrobatics, and performers on Cyr Wheel, Trapeze, Lyra, Rings, and Traveling Bungees. The House of Fun room features Scarlet Checkers – a “clowntortionist,” sword swallower and comedienne, and an interactive projection screen, designed by Tammuz Dubnov of Zuzor. Enjoy sideshow acts, choreography and reactive projection technology, and play with the technology yourself. This risqué and tantalizing experience will indulge your inner fantasy to “run away and join the circus.”

Malashock Dance

advances the art and experience of dance by creating original programs that communicate, educate, challenge, entertain and encourage new forms of personal expression. Since 1988, Malashock Dance has created and performed over 100 original dance works, produced annual performances and workshops, and collaborated with other renown artists and cultural organizations to critical acclaim. Malashock Dance productions have earned top awards in San Diego among the dance and theater communities, including six Emmy Awards for its dance films, which have aired on over 30 affiliate PBS stations nationwide. John Malashock received the Bravo Icon Award in 2017. Founded by John Malashock following his extensive career in dance and theater, the Company performs in various San Diego venues and events and has toured nationally and internationally. The Malashock Dance School expands the Company’s connection to the community through a robust schedule of dance classes and workshops. The organization also offers unique in-school programs that serve communities that lack affordable arts programming.

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THU: 6:30 pm, 8:30 pm
FRI: 6:30 pm, 8:30 pm
SAT: 6:30 pm, 8:30 pm
SUN: 7:00 pm, 8:30 pm

Approx. Run Time

80 minutes


Dorothea Laub Dance Place, Studio 200

ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station – MAP

Patron Notes

Recommended for ages 13+.
Interactive show. Audience members move around various locations within event space. General admission seating and some standing.

This is a ticketless event. Use your printed email confirmation for entry.