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Breton Tyner-Bryan

 
Bio:
Breton Tyner-Bryan is an American born multi award winning director, writer, actor, choreographer with Canadian roots, based in New York City. A classically trained ballet dancer and award-winning filmmaker, she grew up in the theater in Hartford, CT. Her films have won numerous awards including ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Breton Tyner-Bryan is an American born multi award winning director, writer, actor, choreographer with Canadian roots, based in New York City. A classically trained ballet dancer and award-winning filmmaker, she grew up in the theater in Hartford, CT. Her films have won numerous awards including ... (read complete bio)
 

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Breton Tyner-Bryan

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Breton Tyner-Bryan

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Performers, Breton Tyner-Bryan, James Jude Johnson, and Tatiana Stewart in RECLAMATIO Photo

Performers, Breton Tyner-Bryan, James Jude Johnson, and Tatiana Stewart in RECLAMATION

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Date:
10/25/2021
Performers, Breton Tyner-Bryan, James Jude Johnson, and Tatiana Stewart in RECLAMATIO Photo

Performers, Breton Tyner-Bryan, James Jude Johnson, and Tatiana Stewart in RECLAMATION

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Date:
10/25/2021
Performers, Breton Tyner-Bryan, James Jude Johnson, and Tatiana Stewart in RECLAMATIO Photo

Performers, Breton Tyner-Bryan, James Jude Johnson, and Tatiana Stewart in RECLAMATION

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10/25/2021
 

Breton Tyner-Bryan Biography

Breton Tyner-Bryan is an American born multi award winning director, writer, actor, choreographer with Canadian roots, based in New York City. A classically trained ballet dancer and award-winning filmmaker, she grew up in the theater in Hartford, CT. Her films have won numerous awards including Best Director, Best Editor, Best Narrative Short, Best Dance film at Micheaux Film Festival, Berlin Commercial, Tokyo Shorts, Dances With Films, French Riviera Film Festival, Vegas Movie Awards, Silk Road Film Awards Cannes, Barcelona IFF, Madrid IFF, World Independent Cinema Nice, France, World London Film Festival, La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival, New York Shorts International Film Festival, Big Apple Film Festival, CANIFFF, ASVOFF, Flickfair, Jellyfest, and International LGBTQ Shorts. She is known for Manifest (Netflix), Gossip Girl (HBO), Billions (Showtime), Divorce (HBO), Shackled, working alongside Sarah Jessica Parker and Molly Shannon, The Knick alongside Clive Owen, choreographing for BD Wong and Donny Most of Happy Days, Studio City (VICE), Manhattan Love Story (ABC), Shackled (in production), TEST, and Stories from the Microchasm with John Sanborn. She often plays detectives and tough seductive characters collaborating regularly with cinematographer Michael J. Burke. Her heritage is Native American, Jewish German, Spanish, Italian, Irish, French, and Indian. She is named for Cape Breton, Nova Scotia where her family created a commune. She is in pre-production on her first pilot to series I DREAM OF HAZEL, that she wrote, will direct, and act in.

Directing credits include Merryn John's "Love Is A Blue Jay", Village Playwrights NYC, "All About Love" New Victory Theater, installations for New York Fashion Week, The Pierre Taj Hotel, Madonna-Washington Square Park, Don Most from Happy Days, and Sonas Denim Commercial. Choreographic works include Divorce HBO, Saturday Night Fever Engeman Theater, "Heading East" starring BD Wong, Prospect Theater, "Vinegar Tom", "Retrofactoy" Theater C, Peter Pan Dreamland Stages, "Cotton Candy and Cocaine" New York Theater Barn, choreographic men-tee under Sergio Trujillo for The Donna Summer musical on Broadway, choreographic labs for Waitress (Broadway), Twelfth Night (Public Theater), Encore's God Bless You Mr. Rosewater, commissions for NYU, Marymount, AMDA, and performing alongside The Martha Graham Dance Company at its Benefit for Haiti. She is a CUNY awardee and Dance Lab New York connect artist with Sam Pinkelton and Josh Prince. As ballet mistress for Sleep No More she has choreographed and performed for McKittrick Follies, and was ballet mistress for Ballet Hispanico.

She is the executive producer and founder of Breton Follies Productions, featured at New Victory Theater 42nd Street, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, City Center, and has taught for New York University, Broadway Dance Center, Peridance, Joffrey Ballet School, The Place (London), Dance Base Scotland, San Francisco State University, LINES Ballet, and Complexions Contemporary Ballet. She holds a BFA in Ballet Performance from the University of Utah and received her training at the School of the Hartford Ballet. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The New York Post, Curve Magazine, Broadway World, Pointe Magazine, Dance Magazine and the Huffington Post. She has taught for New York University, Fordham University, Smith College, Broadway Dance Center, Joffrey Ballet School, The Place (London), Dance Base Scotland, San Francisco State University, LINES Ballet, and Complexions Contemporary Ballet.

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Breton Tyner-Bryan News

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Hustle At The Pillow, and More In Week 9 Of Jaco Photo Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Hustle At The Pillow, and More In Week 9 Of Jacob's PIllow Dance Festival 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2022

Returning to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival for the first time since 2002, Denver-based modern dance company, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, will perform in the Ted Shawn Theatre from Aug. 17-21, with pieces enriched in emotion, femininity, war, race, and elegance.

Breton Tyner-Bryan's Sensual Dance Short DELUSIONE To Screen At Dances With Films 202 Photo Breton Tyner-Bryan's Sensual Dance Short DELUSIONE To Screen At Dances With Films 2022 Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2022

Multi-award winning director/actor/writer/choreographer Breton Tyner-Bryan will present the Los Angeles premiere of her short film 'Delusione' at the 25th Annual Dances With Films Festival, June 9-19, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch The Triptych Trailers For INVICTA Photo VIDEO: Watch The Triptych Trailers For INVICTA
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 18, 2022

Watch the Triptych Trailers for INVICTA, a new feminist, fashion dance short film by Breton Tyner-Bryan (Manifest, Gossip Girl, Billions, Winner Madrid IFF, Barcelona IFF), starring Sian Berman (The Australian Ballet), Maya Kitayama (Beauty and the Beast, Cole Porter's Can-Can),and Emily Ulrich (Other World), with Savannah Cranford (Retrofacory Theater C), Susan Olmos Sabel (American Ballet Theater Teacher Training), Samara Steele (Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater), and Tatiana Stewart (The Deuce, Love Life).

VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for LAUNCH AT PARADISE Photo VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for LAUNCH AT PARADISE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 1, 2022

The trailer for Launch at Paradise, a new science-fiction thriller short film by Carrie Ann Quinn(“Defending Jacob”), has been released. 

Production Wraps on Short Film DELUSIONE Photo Production Wraps on Short Film DELUSIONE
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2022

Production has wrapped on DELUSIONE, a new narrative dance short film by Breton Tyner-Bryan (Billions, Divorce) starring Breton Tyner-Bryan (Winner World London IFF, Madrid IFF, Barcelona IFF) and Emily Ulrich (Other World), seen on the festival circuit at Paris International Short Festival, New York International Women Festival, Bucharest Film Awards, Big Apple AGENTS AND MANAGERS Lab, ASVOFF14 Paris, and La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival.

INVICTA Short Film Wraps Production Photo INVICTA Short Film Wraps Production
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2021

In Breton Tyner-Bryan’s newest artistic escape, INVICTA, we see the lives (and the expectations that come with it) of seven mafia wives come together, driven by drama and passion.

Photos: Breton Follies Presents RECLAMATION Photo Photos: Breton Follies Presents RECLAMATION
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2021

RECLAMATION explores the metaphysical energy of the original location of the Women’s House of Detention, now the Jefferson Market Library Garden, through dance, celebrating the historic contributions of the queer community to Manhattan’s Greenwich Village culture and identity, in celebration of public performance spaces as an equalizer of accessibility.

Photos: First Look at RECLAMATION From Breton Follies Productions Photo Photos: First Look at RECLAMATION From Breton Follies Productions
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Breton Follies Productions presents the world  premiere of RECLAMATION, a new choreographic work Directed, Choreographed, and Performed  by Breton Tyner-Bryan (Winner World London IFF, Madrid IFF, Barcelona IFF) at the Jefferson  Market Library Garden Formerly The Women’s House of Detention.

Breton Follies Presents RECLAMATION Choreographic World Premiere At The Jefferson Mar Photo Breton Follies Presents RECLAMATION Choreographic World Premiere At The Jefferson Market Library
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 2, 2021

Breton Follies Productions presents the world premiere of RECLAMATION, a new choreographic work directed, choreographed, and performed by Breton Tyner-Bryan (Winner World London IFF, Madrid IFF, Barcelona IFF) at the Jefferson Market Library Garden Formerly The Women's House of Detention, in collaboration with Allan Berube Prize winning writer and historian Hugh Ryan .

LAUNCH AT PARADISE Short Film Wraps Production Photo LAUNCH AT PARADISE Short Film Wraps Production
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2021

The sci-fi thriller short film is directed by Carrie Ann Quinn, the film stars Catherine Curtain, Zainab Jah, James Harkness, Lauren Schaffel, Patrick Shane, and Daniel Mitura.

Breton Tyner-Bryan Videos

VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for LAUNCH AT PARADISE VideoVIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for LAUNCH AT PARADISE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 1, 2022

The trailer for Launch at Paradise, a new science-fiction thriller short film by Carrie Ann Quinn(“Defending Jacob”), has been released.