January 4 & 8
Now in its second year, the American Dance Platform initiative continues to showcase some the most captivating American companies performing today. This year’s festival, curated by Alicia B. Adams, VP of International Programming and Dance at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, features an eclectic roster of artists, including Dušan Týnek Dance Theatre, Ragamala Dance Company, Company | E, Lucky Plush Productions, Davalois Fearon Dance, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, CONTRA-TIEMPO, and RAWdance, with each of the eight companies performing twice throughout a week of double bills. Dedicated to the memory of Theodore S. Bartwink of the Harkness Foundation for Dance.
For videos, images, and background about Double Exposure (2016), be sure to check out rawdance-doublex.org.
7:30pm Wednesday, January 4
and 2:00pm Sunday, January 8
RAWdance will be sharing both programs with LA’s CONTRA-TIEMPO
The Joyce Theater
175 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10011