A native of San Francisco CA, Chuck Wilt is the Artistic Director/Choreographer of NYC based company, UNA Projects. Chuck holds a BFA in dance from NYUs Tisch School of the Arts and is a certified instructor of the GYROTONIC® Expansion System.
Prior to Tisch, he studied at SF Ballet, ODC, ADF, LINES Ballet Programs, SEAD in Austria, Jacob’s Pillow’s Contemporary Program, Springboard Dance Montreal, Hofesh Shechter’s intensive in London and has studied Ohad Naharin’s Gaga in NYC, San Francisco, and Tel Aviv. Chuck has performed with Jérôme Bel’s The Show Must Go On at the Joyce (NYC), Martin Løfsnes/360° Dance Company at the Overture Center (WI), Rebecca Margolick/Maxx Berkowitz’s bsaps at the 14th st. Y (NYC) and the Chutzpah! Festival in Vancouver (CA), From the Horse’s Mouth at the 14th st. Y (NYC), MADBOOTS DANCE at Jacob’s Pillow (MA) and the Chutzpah! Festival in Vancouver (CA), Zoe|Juniper at BAC (NYC), Katharine Hawthorne at the ODC Theater (CA), Danaka Dance at the 92nd Street Y (NYC), GroundWorks DanceTheater at the Playhouse Theater (OH), among others.
Founded in 2013, UNA has been co-presented by ODC Theater and presented by Jacob’s Pillow Inside/Out, Springboard Danse Montreal, 14th St. Y/Y Cabaret, Dumbo Dance Festival, Tisch Summer Dance Festival, Triskelion Arts, Current Sessions, DANCENOW Raw, CPR and more. He has been a selected mentee of KT Nelson’s RoundAntennae and Doug Varone’s DEVICES, an artist in residence at Lowell High School and was selected for The Tisch Alumni Past/Forward Show and the Tisch Alumni Choreographic Mentorship Program. Wilt has been an emerging choreographer at Springboard Danse, set senior repertory at SUNY Purchase and has been on faculty for Tisch Summer High School Program. Wilt and UNA company members have taught masterclasses, workshops and classes at Velocity Dance Center (WA), Gibney Dance Center (NYC), Lowell High School (CA), ODC Dance Commons (CA), SF Arts Institute (CA), LAB Sessions/IATI Studios (NYC) and Booker T. Washington High School for Performing and Visual Arts (TX). This year Chuck is a selected choreographic fellow for the Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation New Directions Choreography Lab.
Deserts Trailer: https://vimeo.com/220213927
Bronco Trailer: https://vimeo.com/184948596
Atacama Trailer: https://vimeo.com/181718872
Little Man Music Video: https://vimeo.com/13451