Young Dancemakers Company, a unique, tuition-free summer dance ensemble of NYC teens, presents a free concert of their own choreography, based on meaningful personal and social themes. The performance, with both live percussion by William Catanzaro, and taped music by ten commissioned NYC professional composers, is followed by a free audience interactive workshop, led by the company, plus a post-concert Q&A. The teen dancers will also perform an excerpt from this seasons Guest Repertory Company, Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE, A Dance Company. The concert is suitable for children ages 8 and up, and adults.
Young Dancemakers Company free concerts are made possible by the support of Jody and John Arnhold, the Harkness Foundation for Dance, the Emily Davie and Joseph S. Kornfeld Foundation, the Richenthal Foundation, New Music USA’s Organizational Development Fund in 2022-23, New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Governor and the New York State Legislature and individual contributors.
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre
Expected Run Time is 90 minutes