ALOFT Dancetheatre


Aloft Dancetheatre is the nonprofit organization and resident dance company of NAMBA Performing Arts Space. They develop interdisciplinary arts projects through choreography and dance that brings together poets, writers, actors, musicians, and conceptual and visual artists. Aloft Dancetheatre conceives and administers a consortium based art studio that allows resident and guest artists to create and work together in presenting projects to a cross cultural audience. They also host dance professionals, whose experiences range from a variety of New York and Los Angeles dance and theater companies, who offer movement and performance classes not found anywhere else in Ventura.

Aloft Dancetheatre Board

Pamela Pilkenton

Creative Director

CathyJean Butter


Janine Ames

Vice President

Suzanne Corridan Willerth


Pamela Oster

Founding Secretary

In loving memory of Pamela Oster, our founding Secretary whose kindness, generosity, tireless work brought us to where we are today.

Dawn Golden


Heather Stallings


Julia Campbell