On Me

On Me explores the idiom “to carry the weight of the world on one’s shoulders.”

Commissioned by The Music Center

Choreography: Jacob Jonas
Lighting Design: William Adashek
Costume Design: Tessa Matthias
Music: Tim Hecker
45 minutes

Premiere: August 19, 2017, Ford Theaters, Los Angeles, CA


On Me is a thoughtful and timely work choreographed and directed by Jacob Jonas for his team of diverse and very talented dance artists”  BachTrack, Jeff Slaton

“The piece featured increasingly impressive weight-sharing and partnering feats Jonas has become known for.” –LA Dance Review