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Anna Sokolow’s choreography at the 92nd St Y

See Anna Sokolow’s work @ the 92nd St Y May 12 & May 19 May 12, 2017 – 12:00 pm Historic and significant solos by women: dances from 1929 to 1970 Revivals include Jane Dudley’s Cante Flamenco, 1944, danced by Nya Bowman, Ethel Winter’s En Dolor, 1944, and Sophie Maslow’s “Dusty Old Dust” from Dust Bowl Ballads, 1941, [...]

Sokolow & Humphrey/Weidman Classes

Tuesdays — Sokolow class 1-2:30 pm Fridays — Humphrey/Weidman class 1-2:30 pm Sokolow classes with Samantha Geracht Tuesdays 1:00-2:30 pm This class is taught by Samantha Geracht, longtime dancer and teacher with Sokolow Theatre Dance Ensemble. The class will explore Sokolow methods leading toward performance and composition skills. This lab …

Betty Jones & Fritz Ludin – Humphrey/Limón workshop June 5-23, 2017

Course description: The current of life energy that runs through the body and gives dance its ultimate beauty and vitality will be an important topic of the Workshop. Based on the dynamic heritage of the Humphrey/Limón tradition, internationally renowned master teachers Betty Jones and Fritz Ludin transmit their own individual ways of dance. Gaining a philosophical and [...]

Purchase Magritte, Magritte on DVD

Magritte, Magritte (1970) was Anna Sokolow’s multi-media masterpiece that gave rise to the theatre/dance genre, and is one of the most influential modern dance works ever created. You can now purchase a DVD of the full-scale work from our website at a special centennial price.

“Frida” Reconstructed—Documentary by Russ Ansley

A documentary short featuring Jim May, Samantha Géracht, and Lauren Naslund of the Sokolow Theatre Dance Ensemble as they reconstruct Anna Sokolow’s last work, Frida, on students at Northwest Vista College in San Antonio, Texas, in the spring of 2008. Produced, photographed and edited by Russ Ansley, with sound and additional footage by Erik Bosse, [...]

American Modern Dance Legacy

STUDENT SHOWING

Buy tickets for American Modern Dance Legacy – STUDENT SHOWING It’s best to RSVP for this event, seats are limited; invitation is available by online donations by clicking this link. Act quickly! Only a few seats left!! The showing will take place at: GIBNEY DANCE CENTER 890 BROADWAY (@19th Street), 5th floor, Studio 5-2,  New [...]

HELP SUPPORT OUR STUDENT SHOWING ON APRIL 28

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR TODAY’S DANCE STUDENTS AND AMERICA’S MODERN DANCE LEGACY MAKE A PLEDGE TO KICKSTARTER TODAY! The Sokolow Theatre Dance Ensemble invites you to a showing on April 28th at 7:00 PM at Gibney Dance Center, to experience the modern dance legacy that first step created.  In one evening you will see works [...]

Behind the Scenes

Directors and dancers talk about preparing for the Spring 2016 season.

Celebrating Past Performances

The Poster Collection