Toni Leago Valle (adjunct faculty) is the Artistic Director of 6’. Valle received a B.A. in Theatre from University of Houston in 2000. Valle has received two Individual Artist Grants from Houston Arts Alliance to produce It’s All Relative in 2002 and again in 2007 for her third evening-length concert, tetris in 2009. Valle premiered two more evening length concerts: CRACKED in 2006 and Baptism in 2010 as a recipient of two DiverseWorks Artist Residencies. Her choreography has been seen at DiverseWorks, JCC, University of Houston, San Jacinto College, HSPVA, Freneticore’s Fringe Festival and various art openings and outdoor events. As a performer, Valle has performed with Suchu Dance, Dancepatheatre, Psophonia Dance Company, and is a current member of Karen Stokes Dance and Becky Valls & Company for Young Audiences. Valle has been featured in numerous concerts, including Open Book, Open House by Stephan Koplowitz, A Weekend of Texas Contemporary Dance, and Marta Lichlyter’s A Thin Line as part of the University of Houston’s Choreography in Action series on PBS. Valle is also an adjunct faculty at University of Houston School of Theatre & Dance.