Zackary Forcum is a Dance-Theater Artist and Educator who has been an active participate & facilitator in the performing arts for over 16 years. A California native, Zackary is the Artistic Director of OOMPH Dance Theater where he creates work at the cross-roads of movement & narrative. He has worked with noted artists such as Jacqueline Burgess, Kara Davis, James Graham, Andrea Vonny Lee, gabby fluke-mogul, Sonya Delwaide-Nichols, Sheldon Smith, Danny Scheie, Sommer Ulrickson, Wax Poet(s) Collective, Paul Whitworth, & mentored by Shinichi Iova-Koga & Molissa Fenley. Zackary holds his MFA in Choreography & Performance from Mills College & BA in Theatre Arts from UC Santa Cruz. Zackary is also the Managing Director for Epiphany Dance Theater & sat on the Greater Board for CDEA from 2015-2018.