Rebecca Stenn, dancer, choreographer, teacher, writer, founded Rebecca Stenn Company in 1996. The company has since performed to critical acclaim and sold out houses in over 50 cities in the US and internationally including such venues as The Edinburgh Festival, The Copenhagen Festival, The Joyce Theater, The Kitchen, Danspace Project, Dance Theater Workshop, Joyce SoHo, Symphony Space, Dance New Amsterdam and Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival among many others. Upcoming events include performances at the West End Theater in New York City, May 2011 and Artspace Theater in Capetown, South Africa, summer 2012. As a principal dancer with Momix Dance Theater from 1989 to 1996, Stenn performed in over 30 countries and throughout the U.S. and appeared as a featured performer in films for Italian, Spanish and French television. Stenn is a founding member of Pilobolus Too with whom she toured throughout the world from 1996 to 2002. Stenn has been has been a contributing editor at Dancemagazine and The Dance Insider. She is a teaching artist for The Joyce Theater and The Lincoln Center Open Stages Program, and is on faculty at The New School as Choreographer in Residence. Stenn is the Dance Mentor/Choreographer for the National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts. She earned her BFA in dance from the Juilliard School and her MFA in dance from The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. Stenn is the proud mother of two children, Jonah and Elie Weissman.
New Sounds, New Moves: Collaborations Between Emerging Choreographers and Composers
Wednesday, October 19 at 10:00pm
$15 ($12 with SONiCPass)
Rebecca Stenn: "Drinking the Sky" (92nd Street Y)
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