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“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, [...]

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 …

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 [...]

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 [...]

The Sokolow Ensemble teaches at Franklyn & Marshall’s College in PA

In the fall of 2016, the Sokolow Ensemble taught master classes and set part of Anna Sokolow’s 1955 “Rooms” and 1971′s “The unanswered question” on a group of very dedicated and talented students from F&M college. They performed these works on December 1-3, 2016. Watch the interviews with some of these students to find out [...]