Joyce Theater

LIMÓN DANCE COMPANY 

American Dance Platform 2020


ADP CURATOR: Christy Bolingbroke

Works Performed:  Night Light and Suite from A Choreographic Offering 


About the Company

Company Website

Founded in 1946 by José Limón and Doris Humphrey, the Limón Dance Company has been at the vanguard of American Modern dance since its inception and is considered one of the world’s greatest dance companies. Choreographer and dancer José Limón is credited with creating one of the world’s most important and enduring dance legacies. Acclaimed for its dramatic expression, technical mastery and expansive, yet nuanced movement, the Limón Dance Company illustrates the timelessness of José Limón’s work and vision. The Company’s repertory, which includes classic works in addition to new commissions from contemporary choreographers, possesses an unparalleled breadth and creates unique experiences for audiences around the world.

Latest Works

Enjoy watching excerpts from the Limón Dance Company multi-camera performance at Kaatsbaan on December 19, 2020.

For booking information, please contact Edward Schoelwer at: eschoelwer@redshellmgmt.org.

 


Funding Credits

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The Joyce Theater's American Dance Platform is dedicated to the memory of Theodore S. Bartwink of The Harkness Foundation for Dance. Theodore S. Bartwink was a Joyce Theater Foundation Trustee from 1993 to 2014.

Major support for The Joyce’s presentation of the American Dance Platform has been provided by The Harkness Foundation for Dance. 

Additional support for the American Dance Platform in 2020 was provided by a grant award from the National Endowment for the Arts.