Annie Kahane is a performer and maker working in performance poetry, dance, song, and theater. She founded Alive & Well Productions in 2014 to unify these disciplines under a single creative umbrella.
Kahane has received awards from the Zellerbach Family Foundation and The Rainin Opportunity Fund at ODC Theater, a program of The Kenneth Rainin Foundation.
Her poetry was recently featured on KQED's "This Moment on Earth" which gathers personal stories about climate change. She has also performed her poetry as part of DAYBREAKER at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and was a featured poet on WBEZ Chicago Public Radio.
She has danced in projects with James Graham Dance Theatre, LEVYdance, Garrett & Moulton Productions and Aura Fishbeck Dance. (San Francisco) and with Piel Morena Contemporary Dance, Julia Rhoads of Lucky Plush Productions, Peter Carpenter and Jeff Hancock. (Chicago)