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Interview with Jim May by Lynn Matluck Brooks

Jim May: A Beautiful Friendship with Philadelphia by Lynn Matluck Brooks Within a month of his move to Philadelphia’s Art Museum neighborhood, Jim May graciously took the time to chat with Lynn Brooks about his life in dance and his upcoming plans and projects. With a career spanning modern dance (José Limón and Anna Sokolow [...]

“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, [...]

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, [...]

Our classes: Sokolow & Duncan

Tuesdays — Sokolow class 1-2:30 pm Fridays  — Isadora Duncan classes 1-2:30 pm (starts 4/13) Sokolow classes …

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 [...]

Celebrating Past Performances

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