Week of August 15, 2018
Making space for

Category: Company

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 […]