Loni Landon Dance Projects at Beach Sessions
Saturday, August 1, 2015 // 4pm + 6pm showings
81st Street entrance at the Rockaways
Loni Landon, born and raised in New York City, received her training from the NYC High School of Performing Arts, Dance Theater of Harlem, The School at Jacob’s Pillow and The Scholarship Program at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. Her work has been shown at The Joyce Theater as part of Working Women, Jacob’s Pillow Inside/Out series, APAP at City Center, The Ailey Theater , Dance Now at Joe’s Pub, HT CHEN’S NewSteps Choreography Series, The Dumbo Dance Festival, and The State Theater of Munich. She has also been a finalist in the Hannover International Choreographers Festival and to represent the US in the International Solo Tanz Theater Competition in Stuttgart, Germany. She has created works for Northwest Dance Project, Ballet X, The NYC High School for Performing Arts, The Hartt School, The Juilliard School, Marymount Manhattan College, and SUNY Purchase.
Beach Sessions is an outdoor summertime dance series created to bring great performances to the beach. It provides a unique platform for contemporary choreographers and dancers to connect with a new audience, and offer beachgoers a fresh and exciting chance to experience the waterfront, its concessions, and the local community.