Doug Elkins is a two-time New York Dance and Performance (Bessie) Award-winning choreographer and 2012 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Creative Arts Fellow. He began his dance career as a B-Boy, touring the world with break dance groups New York Dance Express and Magnificent Force, among others. Elkins is a recipient of significant choreographic commissions and awards, and has been hailed by The New York Times as, “one of the most musical, witty and inventive choreographers of his generation.”
While in residence Elkins will create a new work based on influences from Japanese philosophy and art.
Don’t miss the world premiere on Sept 7 & 8.