Kyle Abraham: A Life in Motion
The works of choreographer Kyle Abraham feel like a memoir.
After watching “Kyle Abraham: A Life in Motion,” express a moment of personal loss through motion. Now express a moment of joy. Ask yourself how and where the two dances you’ve created overlap—where loss and joy collide.
About Kyle Abraham
2016 Doris Duke Artist Award recipient and 2015 City Center Choreographer in residence, Kyle Abraham (Pittsburgh, PA) is a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. Previous awards include being named a 2012 USA Ford Fellow, a Creative Capital grantee, and receiving a 2012 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award. In 2010, Abraham received a prestigious Bessie Award for Outstanding Performance in Dance for his work in The Radio Show and a Princess Grace Award for Choreography in 2010. The previous year, he was selected as one of Dance Magazine's 25 To Watch for 2009.
In 2011, OUT Magazine labeled Abraham as the "best and brightest creative talent to emerge in New York City in the age of Obama".
(from artist's website)