1. American choreographer Kyle Abraham, and photographer and filmmaker Carrie Schneider collaborate on Dance Response Project inspired in part by James Blake's recent album, Overgrown. The duo will release several dance shorts over the course of a year, using the Blake's album, Kanye West's recent Yeezus LP, among others.

    Choreographed and performed by Kyle Abraham
    Produced and directed by Carrie Schneider
    Director of Photography: Robert Cauble
    Additional Dancer: Rena Butler
    Production Assistants: Marjolaine Gallet, Satoshi Tsuchiyama, Karine Baptiste, Marie Louise Omme

    abrahaminmotion.org/
    carrieschneider.net/
    robertcauble.net/

    Thanks to New York Live Arts, International Center of Photography, The Knockdown Center
    Song: Our Love Comes Back, by James Blake, from the album Overgrown (2013) (ATLAS)

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  2. Kyle Abraham excerpt from the Live Stream of SADC concert at Tisch Dance.

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  3. Kyle Abraham, one of the most in-demand young choreographers today, presents a richly inventive contemporary jazz piece that showcases the artistry and versatility of the Ailey dancers. Another Night was inspired by the legendary drummer Art Blakey’s interpretation of the jazz classic “A Night In Tunisia” by Dizzy Gillespie.

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  5. MANCC residency: February 6 - 16, 2012

    Collaborators in Residence: Matthew Baker, Rena Butler, Chalvar Monteiro, Jeremy Neal, Maleek Washington, Eric Williams [performers], Maritza Mosquera [public programs developer ]

    Filmed by Chris Cameron & Liz Saluke
    Edited by Chris Cameron

    For more information,please visit the Maggie Allesee National Center for Choreography at Florida State University mancc.org and abrahaminmotion.org/

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Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion

Kyle Abraham/Abraham.in.motion PRO

Kyle Abraham, professional dancer and choreographer, began his training at the Civic Light Opera Academy and the Creative and Performing Arts High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He continued his dance studies in New York, receiving a BFA from SUNY


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Kyle Abraham, professional dancer and choreographer, began his training at the Civic Light Opera Academy and the Creative and Performing Arts High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He continued his dance studies in New York, receiving a BFA from SUNY Purchase and an MFA from NYU Tisch School of the Arts.

Over the past few years, Abraham has received tremendous accolades and awards for his dancing and choreography including Dance Magazine’s coveted 25 to Watch in 2009, a Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant 2008, Pennsylvania Council for the Arts Fellowship in 2002. This year, Abraham was heralded by OUT Magazine as one of the “best and brightest creative talent to emerge in New York City in the age of Obama.”

His choreography has been presented throughout the United States and abroad, most recently at Dance Theater Workshop, Bates Dance Festival , Jacobs Pillow, The Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum located in Okinawa Japan, Springboard Danse Montreal, Fall for Dance Festival at New York's City Center, Harlem Stage/Aaron Davis Hall in Harlem, New York and the Internationales Solo-Tanz-Theater Festival in Stuttgart, Germany.

As a performer, Abraham has worked with several acclaimed modern dance companies including David Dorfman Dance, Dance Conduction Continuum, Nathan Trice/Rituals, Mimi Garrard Dance Theater, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Dance Alloy, The Kevin Wynn Collection and Attack Theatre. In addition to performing anddeveloping new works for his company, abraham.in.motion, Abraham also teaches his unique approach to post-modern dance in various schools and studios throughout the United States. For more information please visit: abrahaminmotion.org

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