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A legend in american modern dance, bill t jones hosts this behind-the-scenes documentary about the making of his epic masterpiece last supper at uncle tom's cabin/the promised land. Discover bill t jones famous and rare quotes share bill t jones quotations about art and dance art - when it is really doing what. Bill t jones, artistic director of new york live arts and artistic director/co-founder of the bill t jones/arnie zane dance company, is a multi-talented artist, choreographer, dancer, theater director and writer who has received major honors ranging from the 2013 national medal of arts to a 1994 macarthur “genius” award and kennedy center. Bill t jones (born february 15, 1952) is an american choreographer, director, author and dancerhe is the co-founder of the bill t jones/arnie zane dance companyjones is artistic director of new york live arts, the company's home in manhattan, whose activities encompass an annual presenting season together with allied education programming.
(60 minutes) bill t jones is one of the most powerful forces in the world of modern dance and ballet built around the creation and performance of his epic masterpiece, “last supper at uncle tom's cabin / the promised land,” this film guides us through the life and creative process of jones and the extraordinary bill t jones / arnie zane. In this ceaselessly questioning book, acclaimed african american dancer, choreographer, and director bill t jones reflects on his art and life as he describes the genesis of story/time, a recent dance work produced by his company and inspired by the modernist composer and performer john cage.
Bill t jones, claudia rankine and rebecca carroll look at creative expression during times of social unrest and violence. Bill t jones, the veteran dance artist and choreographer whom the dance heritage coalition named “an irreplaceable dance treasure in 2000, has been the recipient of numerous awards, ranging from a 1994 macarthur “genius award to kennedy center honors in 2010.
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Read an essay on the life and achievements of renown dancer and choreographer bill t jones written by john rockwell, originally presented in 2010 when jones was bestowed with the kennedy center honors. The bill t jones/arnie zane dance company was born out of an 11-year collaboration between bill t jones and arnie zane (1948–1988) during this time, they redefined the duet form and foreshadowed issues of identity, form and social commentary tha. With his artistry and creativity, bill t jones has inspired a generation of dancers, choreographers -- and audiences. Bill t jones has spent his dance career making the personal political – provoking both acclaim and controversy along the way, writes sanjoy roy.Download