Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company

 

Currently Touring

 
Analogy/Dora: Tramontane
 
“Memory, often strikes me as a kind of dumbness. It makes one’s head heavy and giddy, as if one were not looking back down the receding perspectives of time but rather down on the earth from a great height, from one of those towers whose tops are lost...
 
Analogy/Lance: Pretty aka the Escape Artist
 
In Part Two of Analogy: A Trilogy, we meet Lance, whose battles with his own personal demons-drugs and excess-exposes us to another type of war. It was the battlefield of the nightlife and underworld of the late 80s and early 90s club culture and sex trade. This “pretty...
 
A Letter to My Nephew
 
This letter to Jones’ nephew is a music and dance driven study using movement motifs that reference a troubled life in show business, the sex trade and the hard job of growing up. This is a celebration and meditation on the life of Lance T. Briggs. Music composed by Nick...
 
Play and Play: An Evening of Movement and Music
 
Performed with live musicians*, Play and Play: An Evening of Movement and Music applies Jones’s inventive choreography to some of the most important Western musical works of our time. Featuring compositions by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Ravel or Schubert this program highlights the joy of musicians and dancers working together. Program...
 
Story/Time
 
Director and choreographer Bill T. Jones – whose major honors include a MacArthur “Genius” Award, the Kennedy Center Honors and two Tony Awards for Best Choreography – returns to the stage at the center of an acclaimed new work for his renowned company. Inspired by legendary artist and composer John...
 
 

Upcoming

Story/Time The Granada, Santa Barbara, CA
Jan 20, 2017
Lecture Jewish Community Center, San Francisco, CA
Jan 22, 2017
Analogy/Dora: Tramontane University of North Carolina Greensboro, Aycock Auditorium, Greensboro, NC
Feb 3, 2017
Analogy/Lance: Pretty aka The Escape Artist The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, Purchase, NY
May 13, 2017
Play and Play: An Evening of Movement & Music University of California, San Diego, CA
May 25, 2017
2017 Summer Workshop New York Live Arts Studios
Jun 19-24, 2017
 

In the news

06/10/2016 — New York Times
Bill T. Jones Plans Premiere for New York Live Arts
06/06/2016 — T Magazine
The Transcendent Artistry of a Legendary Dancer, Four Decades In
05/20/2016 — Harvard Business Review
Life’s Work: An Interview with Bill T. Jones
01/31/2016 — Newsweek
A FRENCH JEWISH NURSE'S HARROWING HOLOCAUST TALE, BROUGHT TO LIFE BY DANCE
 

BILL'S BLOG

Fear and Anger


Bill recounts recent experiences at the Spoleto Festival in South Carolina against the backdrop of recent current events. Plus, our Five Finger Programming.


 

Performer spotlight

Antonio Brown
Dancer
Rena Butler
Dancer
Jenna Riegel
Dancer
Cain Coleman, Jr
Dancer
I-Ling Liu
Dancer
Shane Larson
Dancer
Carlo Antonio Villanueva
Dancer
Christina Robson
Dancer
 

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