Gotham Arts Exchange to Present 8th Annual DANCE GOTHAM, 1/10-12
Gotham Arts Exchange presents the eighth annual presentation of FOCUS 2014: DANCE GOTHAM from January 10-12, 2014 at New York University's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place (at Washington Square South), NYC. Tickets are $18 ($15 for NYU faculty, staff and alumni) and are available by phone at 212-352-3101 or 866-811-4111 or online at nyuskirball.org.
DANCE GOTHAM continues to present a thrilling range of aesthetics and artistry with three full programs at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. From post-modern athleticism to seasoned theatricality, these programs, curated by Jodee Nimerichter (American Dance Festival) offer choreographic works that are sophisticated, witty, wonderfully intelligent and revealing.
Sunday, January 12 at 7pm
David Dorfman Dance
Dusan Týnek Dance Theatre
Hubbard Street 2
LeeSaar The Company
DANCE GOTHAM is a part of FOCUS 2014, the National Platform to promote American dance both abroad and nationally. The week-long platform presents performances of U.S.-based dance companies during the annual Arts Presenters Conference in New York City, and one of the largest gatherings of artists, dancers and dance professionals in the U.S. During the second week in January, four venues partner with Gotham Arts Exchange to present the artistic visions of the curators gathered to shape this year's edition:
* FOCUS DANCE at The Joyce Theater, curator Laurie Uprichard
* DANCE GOTHAM at NYU/Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, curator Jodee Nimerichter
* DANCE MEET and SHOW CASE at New York City Center
FOCUS 2014 STEERING COMMITTEE
Rena Shagan, Chair; Laura Colby; Chad Herzog; Ken Maldonado*; Harold Norris; Cathy Pruzan; Bernard Schmidt; Linda Shelton; Burke Wilmore*
* staff members
FOCUS 2014 is produced by Gotham Arts Exchange and made possible with major support from the National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs. www.focusdance.us