Led by Bill T. Jones – one of the most innovative and powerful choreographers in the world of modern dance and a two-time Tony Award-winning choreographer for the Broadway hits “Spring Awakening” and “Fela!” – the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company will take the stage at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs at 8pm on Thursday (June 7) to perform a mixed repertory program of avant-garde and classic works, including Jones’ signature piece, “D-Man in the Waters.”
The show will mark the company’s second performance at SPAC, which also presented Jones’ multi-media work, “Fondly Do We Hope; Fervently Do We Pray,” back in 2010. This year’s performance takes place during a three-week creative residency and summer intensive workshop for professional and pre-professional dancers hosted by Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs.
Thursday’s performance will feature the following works:
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