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Doris Humphrey

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1939
Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1950]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1944]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1939]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1930]
Choreographer

Writing

Playwright
Playwright
Playwright

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1939
Performer

Productions

[Broadway, 1950]
Director

Choreographer

[Broadway, 1944]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 1939]
Director

[Broadway, 1930]
Choreographer

Writing
Playwright
Playwright
Playwright





Doris Humphrey News

Limón Dance Company Celebrates Its 75th Anniversary During The Fifth Week Of Festiva Photo Limón Dance Company Celebrates Its 75th Anniversary During The Fifth Week Of Festival 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2022

Limón Dance Company will celebrate part of its 75th anniversary season at the Pillow in the fifth week of Festival 2022 from July 20-24. The program will feature works by Limón, Doris Humphrey, and Olivier Taparga. In addition, Music From The Sole will perform tap's afro-diasporic roots on the Henry J. Leir stage from Wednesday through Sunday.

World Premiere of AMERICA(NA) TO ME to Open Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2022 Photo World Premiere of AMERICA(NA) TO ME to Open Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

The world premiere Pillow-exclusive engagement, America(na) to Me, will kick off Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2022 in the opening week of the Festival – as the first week-long performance in the newly renovated Ted Shawn Theatre – from June 22-26.

IN THE ROOM Will Have a Staged Reading at SoHo Playhouse With Reception After Photo IN THE ROOM Will Have a Staged Reading at SoHo Playhouse With Reception After
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

A new play by ex-Israeli soldier Jonathan Hirsch. Set in a military bunker on the outskirts of combat, this sobering comedy about a squad of four soldiers weaves through the final ninety minutes of someone's life.

Northrop ENCORE 2022 Gala Celebrates Centennial Commissions Project Supporting the Cr Photo Northrop ENCORE 2022 Gala Celebrates Centennial Commissions Project Supporting the Creation of New Dance Works
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2022

Northrop invites audiences to ENCORE 2022, its annual gala to support Northrop Centennial Commissions for the creation of new dance works, elevating artists, and bringing extraordinary presentations to Northrop stages.

Limon Continues 75th Anniversary Season at The Joyce Photo Limon Continues 75th Anniversary Season at The Joyce
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

After an exciting opening night on Tuesday April 19th, the LIMON DANCE COMPANY continues a 2-week, 75th Anniversary run at The Joyce through May 1st.

Limon Dance to Perform Live At The Joyce For Two Weeks This April Photo Limon Dance to Perform Live At The Joyce For Two Weeks This April
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2022

Celebrating its 75th Anniversary Season live in NYC from April 19- May 1, 2022 at the Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011, the Limón Dance Company continues to honor the legacy of its co-founders through the preservation, reconstruction, and reimagination of their work and gives audiences a glimpse into the future of the Limón Dance Company. 

Limon Dance Brings Two Different Programs to The Joyce This Spring Photo Limon Dance Brings Two Different Programs to The Joyce This Spring
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 9, 2022

Celebrating its 75th Anniversary Season live in NYC from April 19- May 1, 2022 at the Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10011, the Limón Dance Company continues to honor the legacy of its co-founders through the preservation, reconstruction, and reimagination of their work and gives audiences a glimpse into the future of the Limón Dance Company. 

DOODLES, COLLAGES, AND PAINTINGS: DANCERS PIVOT TO VISUAL CHOREOGRAPHY On View March  Photo DOODLES, COLLAGES, AND PAINTINGS: DANCERS PIVOT TO VISUAL CHOREOGRAPHY On View March 14-21 In NYC
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 1, 2022

Creative people create, and during Covid, Christine Jowers, Janis Brenner, and JoAnna Mendl Shaw turned their attention to 'visual choreography.' The three dancer/choreographers have joined forces to show their 'Doodles, Collages, and Paintings: Dancers Pivot to Visual Choreography,'

VIDEO: Limón Dance Company Comes to the Joyce in April Photo VIDEO: Limón Dance Company Comes to the Joyce in April
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2022

The Limón Dance Company is celebrating its 75th Anniversary Season with two exciting programs. In Dante Puleio's first New York season as Artistic Director, the Company brings world premieres, Limón works as they have never been seen before and beloved modern dance classics.

Limón Dance Company Comes to the Joyce in April Photo Limón Dance Company Comes to the Joyce in April
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2022

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. The company continues to honor the legacy of its co-founders through the preservation and reconstruction of their work and gives audiences a glimpse into the future of the Limón Dance Company.

Doris Humphrey Videos

VIDEO: Limón Dance Company Comes to the Joyce in April VideoVIDEO: Limón Dance Company Comes to the Joyce in April
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2022

The Limón Dance Company is celebrating its 75th Anniversary Season with two exciting programs. In Dante Puleio's first New York season as Artistic Director, the Company brings world premieres, Limón works as they have never been seen before and beloved modern dance classics.

VIDEO: Limón Dance Company Brings Classics & New Work to The Joyce 5/6 VideoVIDEO: Limón Dance Company Brings Classics & New Work to The Joyce 5/6
by Alan Henry - Apr 7, 2021

The company continues to honor the legacy of its co-founder with revivals of his works—this digital program featuring The Moor’s Pavane (1949) and There Is a Time (1956)—while also continuing to break new ground in dance.


Doris Humphrey Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Doris Humphrey been in?
Doris Humphrey has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Doris Humphrey been in?
Doris Humphrey has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Doris Humphrey written?
Doris Humphrey has written 3 shows including The Race of Life (Playwright), To the Dance (Playwright), With Red Fires (Playwright).