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returning, Okwui Okpokwasili

Length: 09:38 Closed captions are available by clicking the “CC” button on the video.  returning is a new short video work by Okwui Okpokwasili with Peter Born, created while in-residence at Danspace’s historic venue in St. Mark’s Church, commissioned and… Read more

Try, a rehearsal, Ishmael Houston-Jones

Length: 20:17 Closed captions are available by clicking the “CC” button on the video.  Try, a rehearsal is a new short video work by Ishmael Houston-Jones with collaborators Keith Hennessy, josé e. abad, Kevin O’Connor, and Snowflake Calvert. This film was… Read more


A white banner that reads Black Lives Matter is attached to a wrought iron gate that surrounds Saint Marks Church in the bowery.

  Danspace Project stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter. Danspace’s staff and community is grieving incalculable losses of BIPOC who have died at the hands of police—these deaths include Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, Derrick Scott, and… Read more

Hello & Goodbye, With Love

  It is with great excitement that we welcome Benjamin Akio Kimitch to Danspace Project as our next Program Director & Associate Curator. We also express our deep gratitude to our departing Program Director & Associate Curator, Lydia Bell, who… Read more

Announcement about March 2020 performances & events

A large circle of people standing on the floor of the church, facing in towards one another.

Dear Friends, For the health and safety of our community, all public performances through March 28 have been cancelled. This includes all remaining Platform 2020 events, as well as Megan Williams Dance Projects (Community ACCESS). We will offer full refunds… Read more

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