Week of October 22, 2018
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Category: Company

GDC 2018-19 Season Announced

GIBNEY DANCE COMPANY ANNOUNCES 2018-19 SEASON GDC is thrilled to present five world premieres by acclaimed choreographers Adam Barruch, Shamel Pitts, Chanel DaSilva, Bobbi Jene Smith, and Micaela Taylor this year, along with the third annual GDC Curated, featuring performances by LAJAMARTIN and Maleek Washington. Tickets are available now for Fall 2018 performances. Come dance […]

GDC Guest Choreographer
Shamel Pitts Wins Princess Grace Award

Choreography Fellowship will Support New Work for Gibney Dance Company Congratulations, Shamel, on this incredible honor! Gibney Dance Company Co-Director, Nigel Campbell, sat down with Shamel Pitts to discuss the award and his upcoming commission for GDC, set to premiere this fall. NIGEL: First of all, congratulations on winning a 2018 Princess Grace Choreography Fellowship! […]

Announcing Inaugural EMERGE Choreographic Award Winner Micaela Taylor

Gibney Dance Company is ecstatic to welcome Los Angeles-based choreographer Micaela Taylor as the inaugural recipient of the GDC/Springboard EMERGE Choreographic Award Micaela Taylor will receive commissioning support to create a new work for Gibney Dance Company, which will be showcased in GDC’s Spring 2019 Season on a shared bill with Chanel DaSilva and Bobbi Jene Smith. “After traveling […]

Introducing the GDC/Springboard EMERGE Choreographic Award

Gibney Dance Company announces a new initiative to support emerging choreographers in partnership with Springboard Danse Montréal: the GDC/Springboard EMERGE Choreographic Award. The EMERGE Choreographic Award will be presented to one of the Resident & Emerging Choreographers from Springboard Danse Montréal’s roster each summer. The selected artist will receive: Commissioning support to create a new […]

GLOBAL CAR: RWANDA 2017 Gibney Dance Company

Gibney Dance Company returned to Rwanda in December 2017 to collaborate once again with Itorero Amahoro, a dance cooperative in Gisenyi, Rwanda, followed by a performance of contemporary work at the East African Nights of Tolerance Festival (EANT) in Kigali. Supported by a grant from the Mid Atlantic Arts foundation, this Global Community Action Residency unites the many […]

Meet the Company: Katie

Gibney Dance Company members are given the title of Artistic Associates because they embrace a broad spectrum of activities: in the studio, on stage, within our organization, and in the community. Gibney Dance is thrilled to welcome three new Artistic Associates to its Resident Dance Company for the Company’s 2017-18 season. Meet Katie Lake, one […]

Meet The Company: Zui

Gibney Dance Company members are given the title of Artistic Associates because they embrace a broad spectrum of activities: in the studio, on stage, within our organization, and in the community. Gibney Dance is thrilled to welcome three new Artistic Associates to its Resident Dance Company for the Company’s 2017-18 season. This blog series allows […]