Fast Forward

Fast Forward is a dance series curated by Sangeeta Yesley that provides opportunities for choreographers working in all dance forms to workshop longer, more developed pieces that run 25 – 35 minutes. The series takes place 10 times throughout the year and features 2 choreographers or dance companies each evening on a shared bill. Each evening will be curated around a theme.

Dates for 2018 are:

Tuesday, February 20 – Theme: Culture & Space, featuring Benjamin Briones Ballet and Mary Grace McNally
Tuesday, March 20 – Theme: Personal Reality, featuring Monteleone Dance and As Arts NY Dance in collaboration with Xiang Xu Dance Theater
Tuesday, April 10 – Theme: Anatomy of Power, featuring Jamal Jackson Dance Company and LaneCoArts
Tuesday, May 22 – Theme: Oppression, featuring MElder Movement Art and Julia Bengtsson
Tuesday, June 19 – Theme: Uncertain, featuring Micayla Wynn and Ntrinsik Movement
September, October & November – TBA

Dates for 2017 are:

Tuesday, January 17 – Theme: Self-Perception, featuring 277 Dance Project and Rastro Dance Company 
Tuesday, March 21 – Theme: Grace & Beauty, featuring Kachal Dance and Florescence
Tuesday, April 18 – Theme: Unrest & Raw, featuring Thomas/Ortiz Dance and Borne Dance Company
Tuesday, May 16 – Theme: Struggle, featuring kamrDANCE and DoubleTake Dance
Tuesday, July 18 – Theme: Special Relation, featuring The RedLines and SUNPROJECT.


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Check our upcoming dance events page for information on upcoming Fast Forward events.

The application submission to show work as part of this series in 2018 on May 22 and June 19is now Closed.  We will have another application process in June for the September, October and November shows. Please sign up for our mailing list to stay up-to-date.

Pictured: DoubleTake Dance Co. NYC10 – Nov 2014
Photo Credit: Peter Yesley