The 5th annual Lion’s Jaw Performance + Dance Festival

FACT/PRESS SHEET:

WHAT:

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.

2020 teaching artists TBA

Please see our staff page for more information on the amazing people helping us with the 2020 Festival.

[Performances]

There will be 1 semi-formal group evening performance for attendees of the festival as well as 3 performances open to the public.
Public performances will be located in the W97 Building in Cambridge on Friday October 9th + Saturday October 10th + Sunday October 11th

PERFORMANCE 1|Friday 10/9:
TBA
PURCHASE TICKETS FOR PERFORMANCE 1

PERFORMANCE 2|Saturday 10/10:
TBA
PURCHASE TICKETS FOR PERFORMANCE 2

PERFORMANCE 2|Saturday 10/11:
TBA
PURCHASE TICKETS FOR PERFORMANCE 3

Showtimes are at 8:00pm. Tickets available at the door + online.

FESTIVAL DETAILS:

WHEN:

Wednesday, October 8th – Monday, October 13th
* REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 1*

WHERE:

W97 Building, 345 Vassar St, 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
2019 Official Teaser 1
2019 Official Teaser 2
2018 Lion’s Jaw Festival Trailer
Inside Lion’s Jaw Performance + Dance Festival
Facebook Page
Instagram Page

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CONTACT:

  • lionsjawfestival@gmail.com