New Movement Collaborative and Green Street Studios
present

The 3rd annual Lion’s Jaw performance + dance festival

FACT/PRESS SHEET:

WHAT:

New Movement Collaborative + Green Street Studios present the 3rd annual Lion’s Jaw.
Lion’s Jaw is a Boston-based performance + dance festival founded in 2016 that assembles a group of national choreographers, performers, educators + students to study, perform + create together for duration in an intensive environment.
Every day for 5 days, from 9am until 10pm, Lion’s Jaw will run daily classes, labs + research inside a dedicated space. The festival strives to build an environment that fosters risk, rigor + rebellion, the exchange of ideas, inter-disciplinary exploration + the training necessary to provide dance-artists with tools + pathways into new ways of engaging with dance as both research + performance. 
2018 teaching artists include:
ALTERNATIVA [Kathleen Hermesdorf + Albert Mathias]
Kirstie Simson
Larry Arrington
Anya Cloud
Abby Crain
Thomas DeFrantz
Heidi Henderson
Jaamil Olawale Kosoko
Maree Remalia
Peter Schmitz
Jenny Stulberg + Lauren Simpson
Jesse Zaritt
and featuring a vogue-shop with Lilly Valore

Please see our staff page for more information on the amazing people helping us with both NMC and the 2017 Festival.

+ OUR CURRENT FRACTURED ATLAS CAMPAIGN TRAILER +

[Performances]

There will be 1 semi-formal group evening performance for attendees of the festival as well as 2 performances open to the public.
Public performances will be located at Green Street Studios in Cambridge on Friday October 5th + Saturday October 6th. Showtimes are at 8:00pm. Tickets available at the door + online. Online ticketing for performances available August 15th.

FESTIVAL DETAILS:

WHEN:

Wednesday, October 3rd – Monday, October 8th
* REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 1*

WHERE:

Green Street Studios, 185 Green Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

WHY:

By bringing together some of the U.S. + Boston’s most exciting dance-artists to teach, engage + perform locally this festival brings new energy + rigor to Boston through an event built by artists for artists. Through 5 intensive + experimental days we will discover + build + share together. 

SOCIAL MEDIA:

Document your experience and share with us on our social media channels using official our festival hashtags: #lionsjaw #lionsjawfest #lionsjawbos
Official Website
2017 Official Teaser 1
2017 Official Teaser 2
2016 Lion’s Jaw Festival Trailer
Facebook Page
Instagram Page

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