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Week of June 26, 2019
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His Body is His Art: An Interview with Jerron Herman

Described by the New York Times as “the inexhaustible,” Jerron Herman is a choreographer, writer, principal dancer and development director with Heidi Latsky Dance. Last November, Jerron premiered his solo work, Phys. Ed., as part of DoublePlus, curated by Alice Sheppard. Jerron Herman sat with Alicia Bauman-Morales, Gibney Curatorial Intern, on January 31, 2019 to talk […]

Undeniable Power:
In Process with Kelly Bartnik

On April 11, 2019, choreographer Kelly Bartnik will premiere her new work Fuck / Love: The Poetics of Adoration as a part of Gibney’s Spotlight Artist programming. Curatorial Associate, Dani Cole sat in on one of Kelly’s rehearsals in early March and shares her dialogue with Bartnik and observations about the process below. Pictured: Alexandra […]

Full Circle: An Interview with Amy Miller and Groundworks’ David Shimotakahara

As it celebrates its twenty-year anniversary, Cleveland-based GroundWorks Dance Theater makes its way to Gibney to perform in its POP: Performance Opportunity Project series, March 22-23, 2019 at 7:30PM. The program features a premiere by Cleveland native and internationally renowned choreographer Dianne McIntyre and works by James Gregg and GroundWorks Artistic Director David Shimotakahara. Gibney and […]

Filling the Blank Page: An Interview with Omari Mizrahi

Spotlight highlights the work of early-career artists with generous support from the Jerome Foundation. From April 4th through 6th, you can catch Gibney’s first Spotlight Artist of 2019, Omari Mizrahi (Ousmane Wiles), dancing in the world premiere of his work Crossroads. Born in Senegal, Omari began his movement training in West African dance. Since moving […]

Announcing Gibney’s New Curatorial Director, Eva Yaa Asantewaa and a New Presenting Model

GIBNEY NAMES EVA YAA ASANTEWAA CURATORIAL DIRECTOR NEWLY CREATED POSITION EXPANDS GIBNEY’S PRESENTING AND PUBLIC PERFORMANCE MODEL Leading performing arts and social justice nonprofit organization Gibney has appointed longtime arts commentator, esteemed curator and NYC cultural leader Eva Yaa Asantewaa to the newly created position of Curatorial Director. In this role, Yaa Asantewaa will lead […]

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 […]