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Performance Journal
Editor-in-Chief: Moriah Evans
Senior Editor: Buck Wanner
Managing Editor: Rebecca Wender
Editorial Director: Trajal Harrell

Critical Correspondence
Editors: Biba Bell and Will Rawls


Martita Abril
Racy Brand**
Nico Brown
Mariam Dingilian
Dana Florin-Weiss
Miriam Gabriel
Timothy Garlid
Julie Goldberg
Bridget Grissom
Tuva Hildebrand Peterson
Sarah Lass
Elena Light
Kayt MacMaster
Liz McAuliffe
Florence Nasar
Tyler Rai
Alex Romania
Lily Bo Shapiro
Ella Wasserman-Smith
Meg Weeks*
Sandra Wieser

  • *Critical Correspondence
  • **Performance Journal

  • Interns Report to Greer Dworman and Anna Adams Stark

Board of Directors
  • Moira Brennan (December 2011 – present) Program Director, MAP Fund at Creative Capital

  • Barbara Bryan, Executive Director (January 2000 - present) Performing Arts Producer, Manager and Curator

  • Cathy Edwards, President (January 2008 - present) Director of Programming, International Festival of Arts and Ideas (New Haven, CT)

  • Stephen Facey, Vice President (September 2010 - present) formerly Executive Vice President, Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine

  • Boo Froebel, Treasurer (March 2009 - present) Producer, Lincoln Center Festival

  • Anna Glass Coquillot (December 2011 – present) former Managing Director, 651 Arts

  • Molly Gross (December 2013 – present) Communications Director, The Drawing Center

  • Ishmael Houston-Jones, Vice President (2003 - 2012; July 2013 - present) Writer; Curator; Performer and choreographer

  • Sarah Michelson (July 2013 - Present) Choreographer; Curator

  • Carla Peterson (2002-2011; Sept 2012 – present) Director, Maggie Allesee National Center for Choreography

  • Will Rawls (December 2009 - present) Independent choreographer, performer and producer

  • David Sheingold, Secretary (March 2010 - present) Independent consultant providing project development, strategic planning, evaluation, facilitation, and fundraising services

  • Steve Staso (2005-2013; September 2014 - present) Filmmaker; Visual artist; Dance enthusiast

  • Michèle Steinwald (March 2013 – present) Independent dance curator and presenter; Community Engagement Consultant, The Cowles Center

  • Dana Whitco (May 2013 – present) Associate Director of the Institute for Performing Arts, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU


Artist Advisory Council
  • niv Acosta
  • Laurie Berg
    Maura Donohue
    Walter Dundervill
    Alex Escalante
    Marjani Forte
    Danielle Goldman
    Joe Levasseur
  • Mariangela Lopez
    Melanie Maar
    Jennifer Miller
    Margaret Paek
    Jill Sigman
    Kathy Westwater
Advisory Board
  • Wendell Beavers
  • David Dorfman
  • Simone Forti
  • Cynthia Hedstrom
  • Bill T. Jones
  • Daniel Lepkoff
  • Mary Overlie
  • Steve Paxton
  • Yvonne Rainer
  • Jim Staley
  • Ian Douglas
  • Alex Escalante
  • Ashley A. Friend
  • Victoria Sendra

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upcoming classes & workshops

  • Janet Panetta
    March 27
    Friday 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    Ballet for Contemporary Dancers
  • Melanie Maar
    March 27
    Friday 10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Qi Gong
  • K.J. Holmes
    March 28
    Saturday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
    Athletics of Intimacy
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