Artist in residency with PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
A community tribute to the legacy and influence of Paul Taylor
The PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
is one of the world’s most celebrated contemporary dance companies. Based in New York City, the troupe was founded by Paul Taylor in 1954. Taylor performed in the companies of Merce Cunningham, Martha Graham and George Balanchine before launching his own.
Taylor’s work helped shape and define the art of modern dance in America. The accomplished choreographer passed away on August 29, 2018, leaving an incredible legacy of dance.
Omaha Performing Arts hosts PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
on April 20, 2019, at the Orpheum Theater. To highlight the performance, we’re inviting the community to join us in celebrating the life and influence of Taylor. ARTIST RESIDENCY EVENTSCommunity Dance Tribute to Paul Taylor
Submissions due April 15, 2019
Area dancers and choreographers can be a part of celebrating the legacy of Paul Taylor by submitting an original video dance piece. The videos will be shared on social media. LEARN MORE
Dance Master Class with PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
April 19 | 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Attend this master class presented by a company member.LEARN MOREPAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
April 20 | 7:30 PM
Experience the company’s most celebrated works live on the Orpheum Stage.LEARN MOREBeyond-the-Stage Conversation
APRIL 20 | After the show
A panel discussion with company dancers after the show. The talk will be moderated by Kat Fackler of Omaha's tbd. dance collective. LEARN MOREQuestions?
Contact Outreach@OmahaPerformingArts.org or call 402.661.8426