The Martha Hill Dance Fund has honored Jim May, founder of Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble, with a Lifetime Achievement Award. The award will be presented by Daniel Lewis at a gala dinner on February 26, 2024, in New York City. Joan Myers Brown, founder of The Philadelphia Dance Company (PHILADANCO) and the Philadelphia School of Dance … Continue reading 2/26 – Jim May receives Martha Hill Award
To mark the arrival of Anna Sokolow’s and composer Alex North’s archives at the Library of Congress, the Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble will perform and participate in a panel discussion on the story of restoring Anna Sokolow’s early activist dances.
2023 was a year of exploration—of new collaborations, new and unconventional venues, making new connections and deepening old ones.
3/8 — International Women’s Day of Dance
Riverview-Fisk Park in Jersey City, NJ
4/25 — Close Quarters
The Slipper Room, NYC
Photos: Title photo, Steven Pisano; performance photos, Lightreat
5/31-6/1 — Anna Sokolow’s Poetics
Hunter College, NYC
Photos: Title photo, Barbara Morgan (Anna Sokolow), Gary Spector (Ilana Ruth Cohen), all others Rishika Nath
October — Rooms Residency
University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
11/9-19 — In the Eye of a Dream
Performance photos: Steven Pisano
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In the Eye of a Dream, our new immersive production of Anna Sokolow’s tributes to two surrealist painters, at Theaterlab in New York City, hosted by TLAB Shares.
The Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble are joined again for our Fall 2023 season, In the Eye of a Dream, by two extraordinary guest artists, Christine Dakin and Clarence Brooks.
For In the Eye of a Dream, our collaborator, Kathleen Kelley of Proteo Media, has designed projections to transform the intimate white-box theater at Theaterlab into a living environment.
An interview with Tonia Shimin, original cast for the solo Discovery, in Magritte, Magritte.
The 2023 Summer Workshop SeriesKun-Yang Lin Dancers 4 Unique Artists, 4 Weeks of ClassesMonday-Friday from 10-11:30am1316 S. 9th St, Philadelphia PA https://www.kyld.org/class-workshop-info July 17-21Sokolow Dance/Theater with Jim May July 24-28CHI Awareness Practice with Kun-Yang Lin July 31-August 4Modern with Zane Booker August 7-11Ballet with Fang-Ju Chou Classes are geared towards dancers with intermediate to advanced … Continue reading 7/17-21 – Summer workshop with Jim May in Philadelphia