2021-22 Performance Season

The first main event of the Program in Dance 2021-22 season is the annual Princeton Dance Festival, followed by several performances this spring by seniors in the program.

Fri Nov 19, 2021 - Sun Nov 21, 2021 · 8:00 pm

2021 Princeton Dance Festival

Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center · Presented by: Program in Dance

The 2021 Princeton Dance Festival returns with in-person performances featuring new and repertory works by choreographers Rebecca Lazier, Kyle Marshall, Justin Peck (staged by Michael Breeden), Larissa Velez-Jackson, Omari Wiles, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and Germaine Acogny (staged by Samantha Speis), and new work staged by Tina Fehlandt inspired by Mark Morris’ choreography on the 40th anniversary of the founding of his famed dance company, performed by Princeton dance students. Open to public; tickets required through McCarter Box Office.

Thu Feb 10, 2022 - Sat Feb 12, 2022 · 8:30 pm

Power Play

Hearst Dance Theater, Lewis Arts complex · Presented by: Program in Dance

Princeton senior Julie Shin's "Power Play" employs the audience/performer relationship as a mechanism for exploring the realities of power and pressure between women and society. Asking both the performer and viewer to consider the extent of their control over the environment, the piece is an intimate look at the nuances of ownership when subjected to the gaze. Open to Princeton students, faculty and staff. Free tickets required.

Thu Mar 31, 2022 - Sat Apr 2, 2022 · 8:30 pm

US: A New Dance Work by Jared Harbour

Hearst Dance Theater, Lewis Arts complex · Presented by: Program in Dance

US is the culmination of three years of work by Princeton dance senior Jared Harbour. Featuring a live rock music score and performed by Princeton students, this piece examines the family unit through the lens of personal experience and broader archetypes. Open to University community. Tickets required.