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...
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
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. Composer Nick Hallett’s score,...
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...


A Letter to My Nephew Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
OCT 3-7, 7:30PM
Open Company Class New York Live Arts Studios
JAN 16-20, 10AM-12PM
Open Company Class New York Live Arts Studios
MAR 19-23, 10AM-12PM
2018 Summer Workshop New York Live Arts Studios
JUN 18-23

In the news

07/30/2017 — The News & Observer |
Bill T. Jones’ trilogy ends ADF season on a rare note
05/04/2017 — The Advocate
The Elegant Legacy of Bill T. Jones
11/02/2016 — Village Voice
Bill T. Jones Etches a Nightmare Landscape
10/26/2016 — The New York Times
Review: Dance That Tries to Capture One Body, Two Selves


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

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


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