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Analogy/Dora: Tramontane
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
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...
Ambros: The Emigrant, Photo by Andrew Jernigan
Analogy/Ambros: The Emigrant
“Jones and collaborators amaze with their scope and with the engaging quality of the multi media woven seamlessly into the work”-The News & Observer Bill T. Jones with Associate Artistic Director, Janet Wong and his company created the Analogy Trilogy over the course of four years. It is an...
A Letter to My Nephew
A Letter to My Nephew, Bill T. Jones’ latest dance theater work, is an intimate, impressionistic collage for nine dancers, setting a portrait of Jones’s beloved nephew Lance T. Briggs—a talented dancer who struggled with illness and addiction—against the political landscape of the present. Composed like a series of...
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...
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...


Open Company Class New York Live Arts Studios
MAR 18-22, 10AM-12PM
Analogy Trilogy Kennedy Center, Washington DC
Mar 28-30
A Letter to My Nephew State Theatre New Jersey
Apr 11, 8PM

In the news

10/16/2017 — Solomons Says
10/16/2017 — Arts Journal
Life in a Whirlwind
10/16/2017 — Infinite Body
"To our next...." A letter from Bill T. Jones and company
07/30/2017 — The News & Observer |
Bill T. Jones’ trilogy ends ADF season on a rare note


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

I-Ling Liu
Carlo Antonio Villanueva
Penda N’diaye
Christina Robson
Barrington Hinds
Huiwang Zhang
Shane Larson


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